[Python-Dev] Cuddly constants seek loving, stable home

Eric S. Raymond esr@snark.thyrsus.com
Thu, 23 Aug 2001 00:12:56 -0400

Tim Peters <tim.one@home.com>:
> So I propose a new builtin module, _sysconsts.  The underscore is to
> announce its obscure internal nature.  I propose only to expose the CO_xxx
> #defines at the start, but of course others could be added.
> Any objections?

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