[Python-Dev] minidom -> new-style classes?

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Wed Apr 18 16:18:42 CEST 2007

Great -- if you target 2.6, it'll automatically be merged into 3.0 the
next time somebody runs svnmerge. (Thomas?)


On 4/18/07, Jason Orendorff <jason.orendorff at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 4/17/07, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
> > Perhaps a rewrite could target 3.0 and 2.6 could use a backported
> > version of this *if* py3k compatibility mode is enabled? I'd love to
> > see at least the 3.0 version cleaned up.
> A lot of these bugs can be fixed without forking.  I've been
> conservative so far.  I looked at a diff this morning.  Even
> pickled documents shouldn't break.
> If this patch lands, I can look at further cleanup after that.
> Thanks everyone,
> -j

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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