[Python-Dev] Assertions

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@acm.org
Wed, 22 Nov 2000 00:35:19 -0500 (EST)

Tim Peters writes:
 > need to --is at best premature.  If Andrew is wrong (that user mistakes
 > aren't common, or that simple checking couldn't protect users in a useful
 > way), I haven't heard anyone say so.

  Frankly, I found it very helpful to get exceptions when working with
PyDOM.  Some of them annoyed me, but it made me write better code.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at acm.org>
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