[Python-Dev] .clinic.c vs .c.clinic

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Mon Jan 20 23:52:13 CET 2014

On 01/20/2014 01:57 PM, Larry Hastings wrote:
> If that's what you meant, then: yes, and yes.  It's possible to skip the second pass if you're comfortable guessing the
> generated name of the macro, but that's just one more thing for people to remember, and hunting for it is easier.  And
> yes, whether it's original output or buffer or "clinic file" (I'm trying to deprecate the name "side file", it was a
> dumb idea), the destination Argument Clinic writes to doesn't dramatically alter what it writes.

Okay, thanks.  And I'm happy to call them clinic files.  :)


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