[docs] [issue37487] PyList_GetItem() document regarding index

Terry J. Reedy report at bugs.python.org
Fri Jul 5 16:10:22 EDT 2019

Terry J. Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> added the comment:

Good catch. (In the future, try to include the url, as below.)

The full sentence in question, at https://docs.python.org/3/c-api/list.html#c.PyList_GetItem, is "The position must be positive, indexing from the end of the list is not supported."  'positive' should be 'non-negative'.  The next sentence deal with out-of-bounds positions, and these could be specified as '(< 0, > len(list))'

nosy: +terry.reedy

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