[Python-Dev] Silent Deprecation

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Mon, 03 Jun 2002 16:55:35 -0400

> Did we ever decide how to implement silent deprecation in the docs?
> Some of the choices were:
> 1.  Delete it from the current docs (making Fred cringe)
> 2.  Move it to a separate section of the docs
> 3.  Add a note to the docs.  Perhaps \dissuade{apply()}{Use
> func(*args,**kwds) instead}

I'll leave this for Fred to pronounce on.

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