[Python-Dev] Help command

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Sat, 15 Jul 2000 20:55:40 -0700

On Sat, Jul 15, 2000 at 08:44:55PM -0500, Paul Prescod wrote:
> Would anyone scream if I just checked this help module in? You can play
> with it without a site.py patch. Just import it "by hand". A patch is
> somewhat cumbersome for a new module and a lot less people would try it
> if they had to hunt down and install a particular patch. I could check
> it in, we could try it out for a week and then just as easily I could
> delete it if people don't like it. There is no impact on any other code.

+1. check the sucker in.

I would doubt that anybody has a problem with the *idea*. We can quibble
over details much easier with it actually part of the distro.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/