[Python-Dev] 2.3 goals

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@acm.org
Tue, 9 Apr 2002 13:44:19 -0400

Guido van Rossum writes:
 > Yes please, and anything that uses it (like pre.py).  I guess sre.py
 > must remain as mostly an alias for re.py.

Andrew Kuchling writes:
 > Drop or deprecate?  pre is mentioned as an implementation detail in
 > the docs for the 're' module, so it could be argued that pre.py should

Mention as an implementation detail should not cause something to be
kept around.  I don't recall "sre" being anything other than an
implementation detail, either, so I'm not convinced that name needs to
be maintained.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at acm.org>
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