[Python-Dev] PEP 3144: IP Address Manipulation Library for the Python Standard Library
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Thu Aug 27 10:12:30 CEST 2009
Ben Finney writes:
> A pity, since the entire point of Design Patterns is to give us a
> vocabulary of terms to use that enable these concepts to be communicated
> *without* continually re-defining them. To that extent, then, they fail
> their purpose.
Of course not! There will always be children ... I hope.
The point of Design Patterns is to give a vocabulary that can be used
in an "in group" context without any explanation at all, and in the
This implementation follows the "Strategy" design pattern of Ralf,
Joel, Yen-shih, and Gundarmambanagoong, which is ...
which educates the young and allows the cognoscenti to daydream for a
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