[Python-ideas] Async API: some more code to review

Steve Dower Steve.Dower at microsoft.com
Tue Oct 30 05:38:28 CET 2012

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> On Monday, October 29, 2012, Steve Dower wrote:
>> Possibly I should have selected a different code name,
>> now I come to think of it, but we came up with such
>> similar code that I don't think it'll stay separate for too long.
> Hm, yes, this felt weird. I figured the code names would be
> useful to reference the proposals when comparing them, not
> as the ultimate eventual project name once it's beeb PEP-ified
> and put in the stdlib.
> Maybe you can call yours "wattle"? That's a Pythonic plant name. :-)

Nice idea. I renamed it and (hopefully) made it so the original links still work.


I was never expecting the name to last, I just figured you had to make something up to create a project. Eventually it will all just become a boring PEP-xxx number...


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