[Python-Dev] [poll] New name for __builtins__

Georg Brandl g.brandl at gmx.net
Sat Dec 1 14:28:36 CET 2007

Guido van Rossum schrieb:
>> > On Nov 30, 2007, at 6:05 PM, Guido van Rossum wrote:
>> >> It's almost as if nobody has seen my proposal to leave __builtins__
>> >> alone and rename the __builtin__ module instead.
>> Fred Drake wrote:
>> > +1 for a module named "builtin", or something similarly obscure.
> On Nov 30, 2007 3:42 PM, Neil Toronto <ntoronto at cs.byu.edu> wrote:
>> Would it be too confusing to call it "builtins"?
> To the contrary, I like that best (and want to note for the record
> that that's what I proposed when I first brought it up here :-).
> If someone wants to prepare a patch, be my guest!

Done, see #1535.


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