[Python-Dev] Re: [Python-checkins] python/dist/src/Lib types.py,1.26,1.27
Thu, 23 May 2002 02:05:50 -0500
Martin> Since that needs to be conditional (with catching ImportError
Martin> and all), I think you can achieve internal consistency and
Martin> minimal changes with introducing a name BooleanType into
That's fine. It's /F's call how he wants to do it. I assigned that patch
Martin> BTW, why is it "BooleanType" and not "BoolType"? It's also
Martin> IntType and not IntegerType.
I like to read compound words where the elements are themselves words.
StringType doesn't match "str". Either way is fine with me.
I suppose if I really had my druthers I'd have preferred the function was
called "boole()" and the object in the types module "BooleType". After all,
that's how George's name was spelled... ;-)