[Python-Dev] Announcing PEP 436: The Argument Clinic DSL

Stefan Krah stefan at bytereef.org
Tue Feb 26 15:40:19 CET 2013

Eli Bendersky <eliben at gmail.com> wrote:
>     For anyone who isn't following the issue: A PEP proposing a different DSL
>     will be forthcoming either this or next weekend.
> If the two proposals share at least the motivation, would it not be more
> constructive to just have them listed as alternatives in a single PEP? This
> could serve as a useful single source of information for the new proposed
> features.

I find PEPs that propose multiple alternatives hard to read. My PEP won't
be short:  It will contain a token specifications, a yacc grammar and
an attempt to specify the semantics of the DSL.

Stefan Krah

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