[Python-Dev] Re: PEP Politics

Raymond Hettinger python@rcn.com
Tue, 9 Apr 2002 19:43:37 -0400

From: "Tim Peters" <tim@zope.com>
> nobody pitching a PEP on c.l.py gets off easy.  By the time
> someone has posted a few revisions of any PEP, they've been through fire.
> You just get more of everything (both pro and con).  Keep that in mind
> time you reject a PEP -- the author went through a minor suburb of hell to
> carry it that far.

Truer words were never spoken.