[Python-Dev] How far to go with user-friendliness

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Jul 15 01:07:44 CEST 2015

On 14/07/2015 23:22, Robert Collins wrote:
> For clarity, I think we should:
>   - remove the assret check, it is I think spurious.
>   - add a set of functions to the mock module that should be used in
> preference to Mock.assert*
>   - mark the Mock.assert* functions as PendingDeprecation
>   - in 3.6 move the PendingDeprecation to Deprecated
>   - in 3.7 remove the Mock.assert* functions and the check for method
> names beginning with assert entirely.
> -Rob

+1 from me as not even Baldrick could do better, see 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baldrick :)

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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