[Python-Dev] Explicit Lexical Scoping (pre-PEP?)

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Wed Jul 12 05:05:37 CEST 2006

Matthew Barnes wrote:
> its
> meaning in C/C++ (i.e. the symbol is defined outside of the current
> scope).

It means more than that -- it means defined outside
the current *file*. That's much too drastic for
what we want.


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