[Python-Dev] Summary of Python tracker Issues

Eric Smith eric at trueblade.com
Fri Apr 24 23:08:51 CEST 2009

Mark Dickinson wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 9:25 PM, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
>> In going through this, I notice a lot of effort by Mark Dickenson and others
> Many others, but Eric Smith's name needs to be in big lights here.
> There's no way the short float repr would have been ready for 3.1 if
> Eric hadn't shown an interest in this at PyCon, and then taken on
> the major internal replumbing job this entailed for all of Python's
> string formatting.

Not to get too much into a mutual admiration mode, but Mark did the 
parts involving hard thinking.

>> 3.1.  As a certain-to-be beneficiary, I want to thank all who contributed.
> Glad you like it!

Me, too. I think it's going to be great once we get it all straightened 
out. And I think we're close!


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