[Python-Dev] More deprecations

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Thu, 25 Apr 2002 11:56:16 -0400

> Should the use of deprecated functions in the stdlib be removed?
> 	string.atoi -> int
> 	string.atof -> float
> 	sys.exc_trackback -> sys.exc_info()[2]


> Should the methods which use gopher also be deprecated?

Is the gopher protocol really dead?  Maybe we deprecated it a little
too soon; isn't it still in use at some places?

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