Thu, 30 May 2002 09:42:46 -0400
On Thu, May 30, 2002 at 08:35:02AM -0400, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > Some of these are new in 2.2 (like object, dict and file). Some of
> > them used to be functions before Python 2.2 (like str, int and
> > list). Three of them are still builtin functions in Python 2.2:
> > xrange, buffer and slice. Perhaps they should also be converted to
> > types for consistency.
> You can help by contributing patches for these three. (Let us know if
> you plan to do this, so others can relax.)
Okay. It will probably take me 20 time longer than someone who knows his way
better around the CPython sources, but I guest I gotta start somewhere.