What is this "it" that you propose to just do? I'm sure I have an opinion on it once you describe it to me.
On Thursday, September 18, 2014, Stephen J. Turnbull <email@example.com> wrote:
Andrew Barnert writes:
> (By the way, is there a word for that Unicode ignorance and
> confusion? Something like "illiteracy" and "innumeracy", but
> probably spelled with a non-BMP character, maybe U+1F4A9?)
"Non-superhuman." "Noncharacter" is a case in point. And yes, it's
properly spelled with U+1F4A9, but my spellchecker has "parental
controls" and I can't enter it.
[various perceptive comments elided]
> At this point, I'm not sure that adds up to an argument for Nick's
> less-str-like version of his original proposal, or against it, but
> I'm pretty sure it's a good argument for one or other...
That's exactly the way I feel. So I would say "damn the torpedos" and
"Just Do It" and if it's wrong we'll fix it in the mythical-never-to-
come-take-me-away Python 4000.
Of course we should wait to see if Guido or other reliable oracle has
a particular opinion, but I really don't think we're going to get
proof without trying.
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