[Python-Dev] Negative times behaviour in itertools.repeat for Python maintenance releases (2.7, 3.3 and maybe 3.4)
steve at pearwood.info
Tue Jan 28 13:37:14 CET 2014
On Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 10:06:57PM -0800, Larry Hastings wrote:
> If I were writing it, it might well come out like this:
+1 on this wording, with one minor caveat:
> .. note: if "times" is specified using a keyword argument, and
> provided with a negative value, repeat yields the object forever.
> This is a bug, its use is unsupported, and this behavior may be
> removed in a future version of Python.
How about changing "may be removed" to "will be removed", he asks
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