[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] r88127 - in python/branches/py3k/Misc: README.AIX README.OpenBSD cheatsheet

Alexander Belopolsky alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com
Thu Jan 20 22:09:58 CET 2011

On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 3:37 PM, Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 12:09, M.-A. Lemburg <mal at egenix.com> wrote:
>>>    python/branches/py3k/Misc/cheatsheet
>> Wouldn't it be better to update this useful file (as part of your
>> PSF grant) ? Most of it still applies to Py3.
> That file was not even updated to cover context managers and the
> 'with' keyword so it's been outdated for years and for at least a
> couple of releases now. If no one has cared to update it for the last
> two releases of Python 2.x I don't see a point in my spending time
> doing an update, especially considering it is a duplicate of official
> docs which is just asking for maintenance trouble.

You should probably close issue4819 with "won't fix" in this case.

I am with MAL on this one, though.  I don't think equivalent
presentation is duplicated anywhere in the docs.  It would be better
to have it updated and moved to Doc.

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