[Python-Dev] Reserving an arg space for Jython

Stephen J. Turnbull stephen at xemacs.org
Sun Apr 13 01:14:14 CEST 2008

Frank Wierzbicki writes:
 > On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 4:03 PM, Neal Norwitz <nnorwitz at gmail.com> wrote:
 > > I was also going to suggest a platform independent option.  I like
 > >  -Xwhat-follows-is-impl-dependent.
 > This would work just fine for us, and it makes sense to have it
 > available for all implementations.  If everyone likes this I will
 > change the patch for CPython accordingly.  How is
 > -X is reserved for non-standard arguments

How about "-X is reserved for implementation-specific arguments"?  Ie,
I suppose that the intent is not that these arguments won't be
standardized, it's that they be standardized by the affected

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