[Python-Dev] Proposed: The Great Argument Clinic Conversion Derby

Stefan Krah stefan at bytereef.org
Mon Jan 6 00:25:53 CET 2014


Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I had that working at one point.  Guido said no, keep it all in one file. 
> > I'm flexible but first you'd have to convince him.
> 
> It's also not something we're stuck with forever - we can start with it inline
> (which has the advantage of keeping all the code in the same place), and later
> move to having the helpers in a separate file included from the implementation
> file if we decide it makes sense to do so.

If we move big chunks of code around twice, I guess "hg blame" will break
twice, too.  That is another thing worth considering.

I agree with Serhiy, but that is probably known at this point. :)


Stefan Krah





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