PEP 318 (was Re: [Python-Dev] Re: Guido's Magic Code was: inlinesort option)

Barry Warsaw barry at
Tue Nov 4 07:46:40 EST 2003

On Tue, 2003-11-04 at 03:24, Alex Martelli wrote:

> class Foo is MetaFoo:

>     def foo() is staticmethod:

My preference would be for metaclass specification to use "is" and for
method decoration to use "as".  They seem like different specializations
that should have a different pronunciation.


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