[Python-Dev] Python 2.3 patch cut-off date
Barry A. Warsaw
Thu, 9 May 2002 15:23:23 -0400
>>>>> "TP" == Tim Peters <email@example.com> writes:
TP> Fiddlesticks. If she *really* wants to play, she can damn
TP> well write a Playtime Enhancement Proposal first, get
TP> community input, summarize the arguments pro and con, present
TP> them to Guido, and then he'll decide whether playtime is
TP> appropriate, and if so when. Be sure she includes full
TP> documentation for the intended modes of play, a test suite
TP> verifying compliance to the Playtime Plan, and-- if at all
TP> possible --checking for potentially unfortunate interactions
TP> with cyclic gc and the trashcan mechanism.
Just be sure she doesn't dump core.