[Python-Dev] Deprecate the buffer object?

Michael Hudson mwh at python.net
Fri Oct 31 06:36:51 EST 2003

"Mark Hammond" <mhammond at skippinet.com.au> writes:

> That would work, be less intrusive, and allow all existing code to work
> unchanged.  My only concern is that it does not go anywhere towards fixing
> the buffer interface itself.

I think that is a different issue entirely.  While it may be
interesting and important, can we at least try to keep them separate?


  This is the fixed point problem again; since all some implementors
  do is implement the compiler and libraries for compiler writing, the
  language becomes good at writing compilers and not much else!
                                 -- Brian Rogoff, comp.lang.functional

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