It's unlikely that any proposal for importing syntax macros will be accepted, let alone one as poorly thought-out as this one. The only reason for advising to attempt to write a more formal proposal in this case would be to cause the volunteer to realize just how poorly prepared they are for proposing such a change. It would be friendlier to point this out more directly.
I'm not against the occasional bit of Socratic advice, but IMO this is just too large of a step to expect either redradrist or Marco Sulla to take.
On Sat, Aug 22, 2020 at 5:29 PM Steven D'Aprano firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
On Sat, Aug 22, 2020 at 10:50:28PM -0000, email@example.com wrote:
Actually, I would like to write a proposal ... It would be nice if someone support me with it because I will do it at
first time ... )
Okay, the first step is to familiarise yourself with the way the PEPs are written:
Read some PEPs, especially newer, and successful, ones to get an idea of the kinds of things you will need to discuss. E.g. motivation for why you want this feature, use-cases, past history of the discussion, arguments in favour, arguments against, what other languages do, etc.
Most important is to have a good explanation of what the feature will do and how it works.
Preferably, you will have some idea of whether this is technically possible or not, but someone will soon tell you if it isn't.
Second step is to run those ideas past us on this mailing list to see if there is interest. You don't have to write a full, formal, PEP at this point, but you should still have the explanation and use-cases ready.
After discussion here, if there are people interested and in favour of the idea, then you can ask for somebody to sponsor a PEP. Ideally you will have overwhelming support and everyone says "that's a great idea, let's do it!" but more likely you'll have a mix of people for and against.
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