Travis, would you care to comment?
> He made a comment on the numpy list. We can shoot for a
> mpl release by the end of the week. Are there any
> lingering issues?
Apparently numpy 1.05b is due out over the weekend, so we can
coordinate with that release. As soon as Travis puts it up, Charlie
you can put out mpl 0.87.5 after a quick test of backend_driver which
is currently passing with svn numpy.