[Python-Dev] PEP 215 redux: toward a simplified consensus?

Paul Prescod paul@prescod.net
Mon, 25 Feb 2002 15:05:11 -0800

"Martin v. Loewis" wrote:
> Paul Prescod <paul@prescod.net> writes:
> > I think you go through and remove the "$" signs (probably at the same
> > time you are removing "_") and use a runtime function to do the
> > translation (probably the same function doing the interpolation).
> I could not accept any solution that cannot offer anything but this.
> This kind of interpolation is plain broken.

How so? I need more info to go on.

 Paul Prescod