[Python-Dev] Do we need __length_hint__ at all? (Was PEP 0424: A method for exposing a length hint)

Tim Golden mail at timgolden.me.uk
Mon Jul 16 11:21:52 CEST 2012

> Speaking of which - I find this bikeshed disgusting. 

Disgusting? Irritating, perhaps, but why should a PEP -- even one whose
purpose is to codify existing practice -- not result in discussions
about its subject matter?

The final P stands for Proposal, not for Pronouncement.


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