[Python-Dev] documentation for new modules

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Mon, 01 May 2000 11:26:44 -0400

>  >   The "winreg" module needs some documentation; is anyone here up to
>  > the task?  I don't think I know enough about the registry to write
>  > something reasonable.

Maybe you could adapt the documentation for the registry functions in
Mark Hammond's win32all?  Not all the APIs are the same but the should
mostly do the same thing...

>   Of course, as soon as I sent this message I remembered that there's
> also the linuxaudiodev module; that needs documentation as well!  (I
> guess I'll need to add a Linux-specific chapter; ugh.)  If anyone
> wants to document audiodev, perhaps I could avoid the Linux chapter
> (with one module) by adding documentation for the portable interface.

There's also sunaudiodev.  Is it documented?  linuxaudiodev should be
mostly the same.

>   There's also the pyexpat module; Andrew/Paul, did one of you want to
> contribute something for that?

I would hope so!

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