[Python-Dev] PEP 215 redux: toward a simplified consensus?
Barry A. Warsaw
Mon, 25 Feb 2002 19:20:49 -0500
>>>>> "PP" == Paul Prescod <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
PP> This doesn't make internationalization more difficult. As
PP> proof I present mailman, which *already* does the
PP> interpolation I ask for as a feature of its implementation of
PP> "_()". All I'm asking is that mailman's interpolation feature
PP> ALSO be available under a simplified syntax at compile time.
Except that remember the interpolation step must happen /after/ the
translation step, otherwise it's worse than useless.