[Python-Dev] LOAD_NAME & classes

Patrick K. O'Brien pobrien@orbtech.com
Tue, 23 Apr 2002 08:51:00 -0500

[Guido van Rossum]
> We need more than a single example to decide which rules bites worse
> for large programs.  Deep nesting is not common; long functions are.
> And there the common annoyance is that a change in line 150 can break
> the code in line 2 of the function.

I'm not exactly sure what you mean by this. Can you share an example? (Not
necessarily 150+ lines long, of course.) Thanks.

Patrick K. O'Brien