"Travis Oliphant" email@example.com wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
Examples of Need
[snip] < I could have also included examples from PyGame, OpenGL, etc. I thought
people were more aware of this argument as we've made it several times over the years. It's just taken this long to get to a point to start asking for something to get into Python.
The problem of data format definition and sharing of data between applications has been a bugaboo of computer science for decades. But some have butted their heads against it more than others.
Something which made a noticeable dent in the problem, by making sharing 'just work' more easily, would, to me, be a read plus for python.