[Python-Dev] PEP 418 glossary

Victor Stinner victor.stinner at gmail.com
Thu Apr 12 01:09:58 CEST 2012

2012/4/11 Jim Jewett <jimjjewett at gmail.com>:
> I believe PEP 418 (or at least the discussion) would benefit greatly
> from a glossary to encourage people to use the same definitions.  This
> is arguably the Definitions section, but it should move either near
> the end or (preferably) ahead of the Functions.  It also needs to be
> greatly expanded.

I integrated a simplified version of your Glossary into the PEP. Some changes:
 * a monotonic clock has not necessary an high precision, on Windows,
the two properties are exclusive
 * I replaced "Clock Monotonic" with "Monotonic" and removed the
"Monotonic" term
 * I removed some questions


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