[Python-Dev] cpython (3.2): adjust braces a bit

anatoly techtonik techtonik at gmail.com
Tue Nov 1 08:40:15 CET 2011

On Fri, Oct 21, 2011 at 8:17 PM, Benjamin Peterson <benjamin at python.org> wrote:
> 2011/10/21 Tres Seaver <tseaver at palladion.com>:
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>> On 10/21/2011 12:31 PM, Benjamin Peterson wrote:
>>> 2011/10/21 Eric V. Smith <eric at trueblade.com>:
>>>> What's the logic for adding some braces, but removing others?
>>> No braces if everything is a one-liner, otherwise braces
>>> everywhere.
>> Hmm, PEP 7 doesn't show any example of the one-liner exception.  Given
>> that it tends to promote errors, particularly among
>> indentation-conditioned Python programmers (adding another statement
>> at the same indentation level), why not just have braces everywhere?
> Because we're not writing Python?

Right. Only CPython here. Where can I find The True Python? =)

BTW, some of this stuff may find its way into PEP-7
anatoly t.

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