[Python-Dev] proposal: add basic money type to the standard library

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Tue, 26 Feb 2002 15:29:59 -0500

> I propose adding an "abstract" money base type to the standard
> library, to be subclassed by real money/decimal implementations.

Why do we need this?  I guess that would be Question #1...

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)