[Python-3000] Py3k release schedule worries

Tony Lownds tony at PageDNA.com
Tue Dec 19 17:44:10 CET 2006

On Dec 18, 2006, at 5:14 PM, Guido van Rossum wrote:

> On 12/18/06, Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
>>> - optional signature annotations (but without type checking
>>> connotations); e.g. ``def foo(a: 42) -> "hello kitty": pass'' should
>>> be fine; see my Artima blogs
>> I have been thinking about this one, especially after the  
>> discussions of the
>> patch floating around that has an initial implementation.  I was  
>> planning on
>> tackling this at some point so it was nice and simple (just store  
>> strings
>> instead of actual types so it truly just documentation initially)  
>> and tied
>> into my signature PEP.
> Oops, I must have missed that there is a patch. Where?

I did post a patch... #1607548. I'd be grateful for some review.
I've asked Colin Winter to be co-author of the PEP. I'll post a new  
of that in a couple of days when I have more downtime.


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