--- a/branches/MySQLdb-1.2/MySQLdb/site.cfg
+++ b/branches/MySQLdb-1.2/MySQLdb/site.cfg
@@ -15,6 +15,8 @@
 # into a list so that each line is one item.
 
 [compiler]
+# This section is now obsolete. Most of these items should just be set in
+# setup.cfg, and the ONLY if the default configuration doesn't work.
 #mysql_root: /usr/local/mysql
 #library_dirs: %(mysql_root)s/lib
 #include_dirs: %(mysql_root)s/include