[Python-ideas] PEP 485: A Function for testing approximate equality

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Fri Jan 23 10:15:57 CET 2015

On Fri, Jan 23, 2015 at 12:59:21AM -0800, Ethan Furman wrote:
> On 01/23/2015 12:06 AM, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> > On Thu, Jan 22, 2015 at 04:40:14PM -0800, Chris Barker wrote:
> >> After much discussion on this list, I have written up a PEP, and it is
> >> ready for review (see below)
> > 
> > I do not agree that it is ready for review.
> Why?  If it has problems, how will he find out about them unless people read it and offer critiques?  Or do you not
> refer to that process as reviewing?

Ethan, there are factors that you are unaware of because they took place 
off-list. Since they are private, I will say no more about them except 
to say that Chris has proceeded as if there is consensus when there 
actually is not.


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