[Python-Dev] PEP 3144: IP Address Manipulation Library for the Python Standard Library

Peter Moody peter at hda3.com
Wed Sep 9 01:36:41 CEST 2009


So I've made most of the suggested changes here and put up a release
of ipaddr. Do folks here consider this pep is final (enough) for
submission or is there more work to be done?


On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 6:52 AM, Peter Moody<peter at hda3.com> wrote:
> Howdy folks,
> the reference code has been updated per your comments; specifically,
> there's no more IP/IPv4/IPv6 factory functions, it's all IPAddress()
> and IPNetwork constructors.
> I've submitted a patch to the PEP with updated examples and a lengthy
> description of the class inheritance and the benefits from that design
> choice. hopefully that should go live soon.
> If there are any more suggestions on the PEP or the code, please let me know.
> Cheers,
> /peter
> On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 1:00 PM, Peter Moody<peter at hda3.com> wrote:
>> Howdy folks,
>> I have a first draft of a PEP for including an IP address manipulation
>> library in the python stdlib. It seems like there are a lot of really
>> smart folks with some, ahem, strong ideas about what an IP address
>> module should and shouldn't be so I wanted to solicit your input on
>> this pep.
>> the pep can be found here:
>>  http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-3144/
>> the code can be found here:
>>  http://ipaddr-py.googlecode.com/svn/branches/2.0.x/
>> Please let me know if you have any comments (some already coming :)
>> Cheers,
>> /peter

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