[Python-Dev] Proposing "Argument Clinic", a new way of specifying arguments to builtins for CPython

Armin Rigo arigo at tunes.org
Tue Dec 4 22:27:26 CET 2012


On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 3:42 PM, Gregory P. Smith <greg at krypto.org> wrote:
> In fact allowing a version of Clinic to work stand alone as a
> PyPI project and generate Python 2.7 and 3.2/3.3 extension module
> boilerplate could would increase its adoption and improve the quality of
> some existing extension modules that choose to use it.

I agree: the same idea applies equally well to all existing 3rd-party
extension modules, and does not depend on new CPython C API functions
(so far), so Clinic should be released as a PyPI project too.

A bientôt,


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