[Python-Dev] Python Doc problems

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Fri Sep 29 03:41:01 CEST 2006

stephen at xemacs.org wrote:
> xah lee writes:
>  > anyway, i've rewrote the Python's RE module documentation, at:
>  >   http://xahlee.org/perl-python/python_re-write/lib/module-re.html
> -1
> The current docs could be improved (but not by me, at least not
> today), but I don't consider the general direction of Xah's edits
> desirable.  Eg, the current table of contents is just as accurate and
> more precise than Xah's top node, which makes navigation faster for
> someone who knows what he forgot.<wink>  In general his changes
> improve the "narrative flow", but for me that's a very low priority in
> a reference manual, while the cost in loss of navigability of his
> changes is pretty high for me.
'Fraid that doesn't get him any nearer his hundred bucks, then. Xah: the 
money it still on offer should you choose to rewrite until the criteria 
are satisfied.

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