[Python-Dev] RE: [Patches] [Patch #102915] xreadlines : readlines :: xrange : range

Paul Prescod paulp@ActiveState.com
Tue, 02 Jan 2001 14:40:39 -0800

Tim Peters wrote:
> There's no question about whether it would pay on Windows, because it pays
> big for Perl on Windows.  The question is about cost.  There's no way to
> *do* it short of the way Perl does it, which is to write a large pile of
> Windows-specific code 

> ... Since the real Windows experts
> are hanging out at ActiveState, I bet one of them will volunteer to do it
> tonight <wink>.

Mark is busy tonight and the Perl guys are still recovering from
implementing it the first time. :)