[Python-ideas] PEP links in docs

Shawn Ligocki sligocki at gmail.com
Mon Mar 16 21:02:05 CET 2009

+2, Sign me up.

The "why" is the most annoyingly avoided question in teaching anything.

If someone leads this, I'll help contribute!


Shawn Ligocki
sligocki at gmail.com

On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 10:25 AM, Zac Burns <zac256 at gmail.com> wrote:

> I would like to see links to relevant PEP / mailing list docs in the main
> docs.
> For example http://docs.python.org/library/dircache.html after
> "Deprecated since version 2.6" could include a (PEP x.x) link where I
> could read why it was deprecated and probably what to use in it's
> place.
> The docs right now are quite excellent describing the "what" about
> everything, but often have little to say about the "why". This is a
> good thing, but links would surely help those that want to learn more.
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