[Python-Dev] Surely "nullable" is a reasonable name?

Alexander Belopolsky alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com
Mon Aug 4 19:36:39 CEST 2014

On Mon, Aug 4, 2014 at 12:57 PM, Ethan Furman <ethan at stoneleaf.us> wrote:

> 'allow_none' is definitely clearer.

I disagree. Unlike "nullable", "allow_none" does not tell me what happens
on the C side when I pass in None.  If the receiving type is PyObject*,
either NULL or Py_None is a valid choice.
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