[Python-Dev] Dropping decorator syntax for 2.4?
skip at pobox.com
Fri Jun 4 10:22:22 EDT 2004
Jeremy> Not that it's practical for 2.4, but I think it wouldn't be hard
Jeremy> to post-process the existing AST to recognize decorators written
Jeremy> like this.
Jeremy> You'd like for adjacent statements of the form:
Jeremy> and replace them with a single
Yes, but only if it appears at the top level of a module.
Jeremy> Or do we need to catch Expr(ListComp()) too? PEP 318 doesn't
Jeremy> mention semantics anywhere, so it doesn't say what is allowed
Jeremy> inside the square brackets.
I think you probably have to look at Michael Hudson's patch for semantics at
the moment. The original PEP 318 was purely about syntax. I made some
changes and Jim Jewett sent me some more changes which I still have sitting
in my mailbox. I'll see if I can dig them out over the weekend and merge
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