In article <locf10$td8$1...@ger.gmane.org>,
> Maybe this is not the right place for this kind of question... can anyone
> suggest a better place so that the question has a chance to be read by the
> person who is actually creating the installation packages? Should I try to
> send this as a bug to bugs.python.org?
P.S. Yes, in general, issues with the python.org binary installers for
Windows and OS X can be addressed through bugs.python.org.