[Python-Dev] PySlice_GetIndicesEx annd stable ABI: bikeshedding
storchaka at gmail.com
Mon Dec 26 12:15:54 EST 2016
On 21.12.16 19:34, Brett Cannon wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Dec 2016 at 06:52 Serhiy Storchaka <storchaka at gmail.com
> <mailto:storchaka at gmail.com>> wrote:
> Let's start bikeshedding. What are your ideas about names and the order
> of arguments of two following functions?
> 1. Takes a slice object, returns it's start, stop and step as Py_ssize_t
> values. Can fail.
> start, stop, step
> 2. Takes slice's start, stop, step, and the length of the sequence (all
> are Py_ssize_t), returns adjusted start, stop, and the length of sliced
> subsequence (as Py_ssize_t). Always success.
> length, start, stop, step
> No specific ideas on names.
Thank you for your response Brett.
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