[Python-Dev] PEP 292 for Python 2.4
paul at prescod.net
Sat Jun 19 06:38:35 EDT 2004
Barry Warsaw wrote:
> PEP 292 is slated for inclusion in Python 2.4, according to PEP 320. At
> Pycon I checked in my code for this into the sandbox, which I've since
> updated, adding unit tests. I believe it's ready for inclusion in dist
> CVS, but I want to get some feedback first.
> My new stuff provides two classes, dstring() as described in PEP 292 and
> astring() as hinted at in the PEP.
I find these names to be arbitrary and not mnemonic or suggestive. How
about "template" or "format" for "dstring"? I don't know what "astring" is.
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