[Python-Dev] statically nested scopes

Barry A. Warsaw barry@wooz.org
Thu, 2 Nov 2000 11:36:11 -0500 (EST)

>>>>> "MZ" == Moshe Zadka <moshez@math.huji.ac.il> writes:

    MZ> you guys are talking about different things.  Jeremy is
    MZ> talking about a tool to warn against incompatible changes Greg
    MZ> is talking about a tool to identify, for each variable, what
    MZ> scope it belongs to.

And Greg's point is well taken, because it /will/ be harder to tell at
a glance where a name is coming from, so programming tools will have
to find ways to help with this.