[Python-ideas] String formatting and namedtuple

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Thu Feb 12 01:14:07 CET 2009

On Wed, Feb 11, 2009, Raymond Hettinger wrote:
> Also, conversion may be difficult in cases where the existing syntax has 
> been exposed to end-users and is a guaranteed part of the API
> (perhaps in config files, templates, file renamers, mail mergers, etc.)   
> In our own code, logging formatters spring to mind.  

My previous company exposed raw Python code to end-users, so this it not
a trivial concern.
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