[Python-Dev] Great Renaming - Straw Man 0.2
Moshe Zadka <email@example.com>
Tue, 28 Mar 2000 07:36:59 +0200 (IST)
On Mon, 27 Mar 2000, Skip Montanaro wrote:
> 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
Actually, Ping moved it up a level. I only decided to agree with him
> 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,
I don't. MIME is not a "wire protocol" like all the other things in net --
it's used inside another wire protocol, like RFC822 or HTTP. If at all,
I'd go for having a
Package, but Ping would yell at me again for nesting 3 levels.
I could live with text/mime, because the mime format basically *is* text.
Moshe Zadka <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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