[Python-Dev] repeated keyword arguments

Benjamin Peterson musiccomposition at gmail.com
Fri Jun 27 23:23:30 CEST 2008

On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 2:11 PM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
> Sounds like a regression in 2.5 (and in 2.6, and in 3.0). Probably due
> to the switch to the  new AST-based compiler. Can you file a bug? I
> think we should leave 2.5 alone (too much risk of breaking code) but
> fix it in 2.6 and 3.0 if we can.

I think code that uses this is probably already quite broken in some
fundamental way and putting the fix in 2.5 isn't much of a risk.

Benjamin Peterson
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