[Python-Dev] [Python-3000] Stabilizing the C API of 2.6 and 3.0

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Tue Jun 3 16:29:32 CEST 2008

On Tue, Jun 3, 2008 at 3:48 AM, Georg Brandl <g.brandl at gmx.net> wrote:
> Antoine Pitrou schrieb:
>> Guido van Rossum <guido <at> python.org> writes:
>>> I'd prefer the 2.6 code base to
>>> stay true to 2.x, and the 3.0 code base start afresh where it makes
>>> sense. We should reindent more of the 3.0 code base to use
>>> 4-space-indents in C code too.
>> Is there any reason reindenting shouldn't be done for 2.6 too?
>> (apart from "staying true to 2.x" :-))
> It would make svn blame useless, for a start.
> (SVN could really use a feature to exclude certain revisions from
> showing up in svn blame.)

What he said. And "staying true to 2.x" is not a bad rationale. :-)

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

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