[Patches] Long ints for getitem,setitem,slices

David Ascher da@ski.org
Tue, 15 Feb 2000 08:52:05 -0800

From: Andrew M. Kuchling <akuchlin@mems-exchange.org>

> This patch allows long integers for getitem, setitem, and slicing.
> A little test script I've been using:


I'm going to suggest that the guidelines for patches which add functionality should
include a regression test patch against the test/ directory.

I'm not worried about Andrew forgetting it, but I think that having such a patch not
only solidifies the test suite, but also helps understand the purpose and scope of a