[Patches] [Patch #101120] add .get() to cgi.FieldStorage and cgi.FormContentDict
Fri, 25 Aug 2000 10:38:26 -0400 (EDT)
>>>>> "GvR" == Guido van Rossum <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> >>>>> "MZ" == Moshe Zadka <email@example.com> writes:
MZ> On Thu, 24 Aug 2000, Jeremy Hylton wrote:
>> >> I'd be happiest if we limited the changes to the cgi module to
>> >> bug fixes. We are in feature freeze now, which means that
>> >> features -- even ones that make CGI scripting easier -- should
>> >> be postponed.
MZ> The patch was in before the feature freeze....
>> But it wasn't accepted...
GvR> Let's stop the bickering. Here's a BDFL pronouncement.
GvR> Jeremy, please check in the parts that you believe are
GvR> bugfixes. Moshe or Ping, once Jeremy has done that, please
GvR> prepare a new patch that adds the features you want added.
GvR> We'll discuss those after 2.0 is released. My feeling is that
GvR> cgi.py needs a more major overhaul than the addition of a
GvR> method or two. Perhaps it's time for a new module, leaner
GvR> meaner and not backwards compatible. cgilib.py anyone?
Heh... Ping assigned the patch to me for review and I thought it was
acceptable as it stands -- bug fixes and new features. It seems
isolated enough to allow it through despite a feature freeze.