[Python-Dev] METH_CLASS

Anthony Baxter Anthony Baxter <anthony@interlink.com.au>
Fri, 26 Apr 2002 18:30:07 +1000


>>> Guido van Rossum wrote
> > 2. Since this is marked new in 2.3: Is it planned to backport
> > this stuff into the 2.2.x series?
> > Requiring Python 2.3 for my stuff seems a but harsh currently...
> 
> I don't plan to backport this to 2.2 unless there's an overwhelming
> demand.

I'd suggest that this _isn't_ the sort of thing that should be going
into 2.2. Aside from the amount of work - I'm guessing it'd be a bit -
the notion of adding stuff like this to a maintenance/bugfix release 
seems, to me, to be stretching the meaning of the term maintenance
release.

Anthony
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