[Python-Dev] sum(...) limitation

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Tue Aug 12 06:02:17 CEST 2014


On 08/11/2014 08:50 PM, Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
> Chris Barker - NOAA Federal writes:
>
>> It seems pretty pedantic to say: we could make this work well,
>> but we'd rather chide you for not knowing the "proper" way to do
>> it.
>
> Nobody disagrees.  But backward compatibility gets in the way.

Something that currently doesn't work, starts to.  How is that a backward compatibility problem?

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~Ethan~


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