[Python-ideas] Move Demo scripts under Lib
alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com
Wed Oct 27 18:05:58 CEST 2010
I would like to report a conclusion reached on the tracker to a wider
audience before committing the changes. The new home for Demo/turtle
is Lib/turtledemo. (Lib/turtle/demo alternative received no support
and Lib/demo/turtle was not even in the running.)
If anyone is interested in reviewing the patch, please see
http://bugs.python.org/issue10199. Note that I tried to limit changes
to what was necessary for running the demo script as python -m
demoturtle. Running the scripts as unit tests and from python prompt
will be subject of a separate issue.
On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 11:49 AM, Alexander Belopolsky
<alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 11:18 AM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 8:13 AM, Alexander Belopolsky
>> <alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> The one demo that I want to find a better place for is Demo/turtle.
>> Sure, go for it. It is a special case because the turtle module is
>> also in the stdlib and these are intended for a particular novice
> Please see http://bugs.python.org/issue10199 for further discussion.
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