[Python-Dev] Fix to allow os.popen to work from pythonw.exe
Sat, 8 Jul 2000 20:31:37 +0100
The C++ comments are in the original source.
I'm happy to use any style if that makes it easier to get patches accepted.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
> Behalf Of Tim Peters
> Sent: 08 July 2000 16:29
> To: Fredrik Lundh; Barry Scott; PythonDev
> Subject: RE: [Python-Dev] Fix to allow os.popen to work from pythonw.exe
> > +1 from me.
> > unless mark|bill|trent|.+ objects, I'll check it in later.
> > cheers /F
> > PS. I've uploaded it to the SF patch manager:
> > http://sourceforge.net/patch/index.php?patch_id=100764&group_id=5470
> Where I assigned it to you, but didn't accept it for sytle reasons:
> Assigned to effbot. I would have changed the status to
> accepted, except the coding style is one Guido won't accept:
> uses C++ comments in places, "if" braces in the wrong places,
> "extra" whitespace at each end of arglists, "if(" instead of
> "if (".
> I expect that arguing about style is futile.
> not-to-mention-a-waste-of-time<wink>-ly y'rs - tim
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