[Python-Dev] Add transform() and untranform() methods

Paul Moore p.f.moore at gmail.com
Fri Nov 15 13:24:07 CET 2013


On 15 November 2013 12:07, Victor Stinner <victor.stinner at gmail.com> wrote:
>> A new API for binary transforms is potentially an academically
>> interesting concept, but it solves zero current real world problems.
>
> I would like to reply the same for these codecs: they are not solving
> any real world problem :-)

As Nick is only documenting long-existing functions, I fail to see the
issue here.

If someone were to propose new methods, builtins, or module functions,
then I could see a reason for debate. But surely simply documenting
existing functions is not worth all this pushback?

Paul


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