Feature Requests (RE: [Python-Dev] memory leaks in 2.2)

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Tue, 11 Dec 2001 12:00:14 +0100

"Martin v. Loewis" wrote:
> > Would be nice if we could also have Groups "Python 2.3", "Python 3k",
> > etc.
> I'm not sure. Feature requests are supposed to stay open until they
> are either implemented, withdrawn, or rejected for good. If you want
> to express that some requests are more important than others (so that
> they ought to go into 2.3, instead of P3k), you should give them a
> higher priority.

If you look at it this way, yes. It's just that setting the Group
to e.g. P3k would tell the submitter that the request is being 
considered, but won't get implemented until a few releases 
from now or that a specific request won't make it into e.g. 
Python 2.2 because of a feature freeze. Anyway, it's just an idea.

BTW, I also think that we could use the feature request tracker
to track all the PEP 42 requests and redirect PEP 42 to the

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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