[Python-Dev] Python 3.x and bytes

Stephen J. Turnbull stephen at xemacs.org
Mon Jun 13 03:52:14 CEST 2011

Ethan Furman writes:

 > Using this method, my code now looks like:
 > # constants


 > This is not beautiful code.

Put mascara on a pig, and you have a pig with mascara on, not Bette
Davis.  I don't necessarily think you're doing anybody a service by
making the hack of using ASCII bytes as mnemonics more beautiful.  I
think Martin's version is as beautiful as this code should get.

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