[Edu-sig] IDLE wish (was Edu-sig Digest, Vol 31, Issue 16)

Laura Creighton lac at strakt.com
Sat Mar 4 00:28:18 CET 2006

In a message of Fri, 03 Mar 2006 17:58:20 EST, ajsiegel at optonline.net writes:
>I have stated that I thought that the current module, as it is,  was an a
>ppropriate proof
>of concept. It would never occur to me that Guido would not put the modul
>e he thought
>most appropriate in his distribution. He has always struck me as a bit of
> a perfectionsit.
>Clearly it is not a matter of what level of implementation he is capable 

A lot of the standard library could stand improvement.  Often this is 
because they were the best-of-breed .... often only-of-breed ... at 
some point in history, when they went in.  Times change.

>So No.  I am not proposing any change to the status quo.  That would requ
>ire a PEP ;)

I am not sure this requires a PEP.  Ask on python-list at python.org.



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