[docs] [issue16518] add "buffer protocol" to glossary

Antoine Pitrou report at bugs.python.org
Fri Nov 23 21:26:14 CET 2012


Antoine Pitrou added the comment:

"Buffer protocol" is the right term. "Buffer object" doesn't mean anything in Python 3 and, furthermore, it might be mixed up with the Python 2 `buffer` type.

As for the error messages, they are generally very bad on this topic, so I would vote to change them :-)

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