[Python-Dev] Great Renaming - Straw Man 0.2

Skip Montanaro skip@mojam.com (Skip Montanaro)
Mon, 27 Mar 2000 13:52:08 -0600 (CST)

Responding to an early item in this thread and trying to adapt to later

Ping wrote:

    I'm not convinced "mime" needs a separate branch here.  (This is the
    deepest part of the tree, and at three levels small alarm bells went off
    in my head.)

It's not clear that mime should be beneath text/mail.  Moshe moved it up a
level, but not the way I would have done it.  I think the mime stuff still
belongs in a separate mime package.  I wouldn't just sprinkle the modules
under text.  I see two possibilities:


I prefer net>mime, because MIME and its artifacts are used heavily in
networked applications where the content being transferred isn't text.

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