[docs] [issue10021] Format parser is too permissive
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Mon Oct 4 18:54:42 CEST 2010
Eric Smith <eric at trueblade.com> added the comment:
Right. It seemed like a hassle to have the str.format parser try to figure out what a valid identifier is, so it just passes it through.
I don't see this as any different from:
>>> class X:
... def __getattribute__(self, a): return 'foo'
>>> getattr(X(), '$#@')
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