[Python-Dev] Tweaking AST lineno and col_offset

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Fri Aug 14 21:11:19 CEST 2009

2009/8/14 Frank Wierzbicki <fwierzbicki at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, Aug 14, 2009 at 12:16 PM, Benjamin Peterson<benjamin at python.org> wrote:
>>> I have a local patch that changes the CPython col_offset to match
>>> Jython's, but before I submit a patch I thought I'd ask here if there
>>> is support for this sort of change and if I should continue to find
>>> col_offset and lineno results that look fishy to me, or should I just
>>> change Jython's results to match (one way or another, things will be
>>> much easier for me to test if they match).
>> Yes, please submit it.
> Great, the patch is here: http://bugs.python.org/issue6704

I'll take a look.

>  BTW - I would have added a test to test_ast.py, but above the test
> data it notes: #### EVERYTHING BELOW IS GENERATED ##### and I couldn't
> find the tool used for the generation.  Does anyone know where that
> is?

It's at the bottom of the test file. :) You can add a handwritten test
above that, though.


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