[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] cpython: quote the type name for improved readability
"Martin v. Löwis"
martin at v.loewis.de
Wed Nov 9 22:10:54 CET 2011
>> I recommend reverting the change. I fail to see why quoting the name
>> improves readability.
> It does if the name is "Throatwobbler Mangrove".
But that can't be - the type name ought to be an identifier, so it can't
have spaces. It might be possible to create deliberately confusing error
messages, though, such as
py> class your:pass
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
TypeError: your object is not an iterator
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