[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 318: Decorators last before colon
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Thu Apr 8 20:36:01 EDT 2004
Mark> I've put a patch at python.org/sf/932100 which does this, plus
Mark> changes to Grammar/Grammar, compile.c etc - it implements the
Mark> [as classmethod]
Mark> def foo(cls): pass
Mark> The newline is optional:
Mark> [as foo, bar, baz] def foo(cls): pass
Mark> is also legal.
Does it treat '[' and 'as' as separate tokens so whitespace can occur
Note that the second alternative is likely to break all sorts of auxiliary
tools which scan Python source. etags/ctags and python-mode come to mind.
Clearly, python-mode is well within our domain, but other syntax coloring
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