[Python-3000] [Python-Dev] PEP 30XZ: Simplified Parsing

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Tue May 8 15:48:57 CEST 2007

On 5/8/07, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Mark Hammond wrote:
> > Please add my -1 to the chorus here, for the same reasons already expressed.
> Another -1 here - while I agree there are benefits to removing backslash
> continuations and string literal concatenation, I don't think they're
> significant enough to justify the hassle of making it happen.

OK. I'm just about ready to reject both PEP 3125 and PEP 3126 on the
grounds of lack of popular support and insufficient benefits. If
anyone is truly upset about this, let them speak up now, or be forever

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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