[Python-Dev] PEP 292, Simpler String Substitutions

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@pythonware.com
Thu, 20 Jun 2002 19:48:12 +0200

guido wrote:    

> > See http://tothink.com/python/embedpp
> How come you never submitted this PEP to the PEPmeister?

iirc, that's because Oren did the 

    why would

        e"X=`x`, Y=`calc_y(x)`."

    be a vast improvement over:

        e("X=", x, ", Y=", calc_y(x), ".")


and his answer was not "I18N" (for obvious reasons ;-)

(but I think we called the function "I" at that time)