[Python-Dev] Those import related syntax errors again...
Wed, 21 Feb 2001 13:58:18 +1100
> This probably won't be a very popular suggestion, but how about pulling
> nested scopes (I assume they are at the root of the problem)
> until this can be solved cleanly?
Agreed. While I think nested scopes are kinda cool, I have lived without
them, and really without missing them, for years. At the moment the cure
appears worse then the symptoms in at least a few cases. If nothing else,
it compromises the elegant simplicity of Python that drew me here in the
Assuming that people really _do_ want this feature, IMO the bar should be
raised so there are _zero_ backward compatibility issues.