[Python-Dev] PEP 3144 review.

Eric Smith eric at trueblade.com
Wed Sep 16 03:02:50 CEST 2009

Antoine Pitrou wrote:
> Antoine Pitrou <solipsis <at> pitrou.net> writes:
>> I don't see any valid reason for entering a network as "" rather
>> than the canonical "". The former might indicate a typing error
>> or
>> a mental slip, so let's be helpful and signal it to the user.
> Or perhaps there can be an optional "strict=True" (or "strict=False") argument
> to the constructor / parsing function.

If so, I hope that we'd default to strict=True.

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