[Python-Dev] Proposal to revert r54204 (splitext change)

Mike Krell mbk.lists at gmail.com
Fri Mar 16 09:02:51 CET 2007


On 3/15/07, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:

> As to the usefulness of current behavior, the only supposed use-case code
> posted, that I have noticed, was that it made it easy to turn '.emacs' into
> '1.emacs', but then MK said the app does not really do that.

I said the name ".emacs" was used as an example.  For that matter, the
name "a.txt" was also used as an example.  The use cases are real.

   Mike


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