[Python-Dev] Oberver Pattern

Stephen J. Turnbull stephen@xemacs.org
12 May 2002 03:26:19 +0900

>>>>> "Tim" == Tim Peters <tim.one@comcast.net> writes:

    Tim> [Guido]
    >> Also, it would break binary compatibility (which we try to
    >> maintain for 3rd party extensions, despite appearances).

    Tim> [Stephen J. Turnbull]
    >> The missing <wink> is a typo, right?

    Tim> Nope!  Even if you get a warning about binary API mismatch
    Tim> across releases, it's *just* a warning -- the extension is
    Tim> very likely to run correctly despite it.

Er, I meant a <wink> on the "despite appearances," not on the "try to

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