[Python-Dev] Re: Comment on PEP-0238

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com (Skip Montanaro)
Sat, 7 Jul 2001 13:00:14 -0500

    Guido> (Hm.  For various reasons I'm very tempted to introduce 'yield'
    Guido> as a new keyword without warnings or future statements in Python
    Guido> 2.2, so maybe I should bite the bullet and add 'div' as well...)

    C//> If one is going to add keywords to a language, I suggest that a
    C//> list of possible future keywords -- even ones that aren't planned
    C//> on being supported any time soon -- be reserved at the same time.

And that warnings be issued for their use for at least one version.

Skip Montanaro (skip@pobox.com)