[Python-Dev] Customization docs
David Abrahams" <firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat, 1 Jun 2002 10:38:13 -0400
From: "Guido van Rossum" <email@example.com>
> > As I indicated in my previous mail, I didn't expect any other result.
> Then your question was formulated strangely. You showed the result
> and said "how does it know that list items are immutable"; the context
> suggested strongly to me that you had expected something else.
> > My question was about what a new type needs to do in order for things
> > work properly in Python.
> You could have asked that directly. :-)
Incorrect background assumptions have a way of fouling communication. I
hope it's obvious that I'm making an effort to be clear.