[Python-ideas] Boolean parameters guidelines
Sven R. Kunze
srkunze at mail.de
Thu May 12 03:50:08 EDT 2016
On 11.05.2016 23:57, Ethan Furman wrote:
> On 05/11/2016 02:40 PM, Zachary Ware wrote:
>> On Wed, May 11, 2016 at 3:36 PM, Ian Kelly wrote:
>>> You just weren't explicit enough:
>>> --> sleep(timedelta(100).total_seconds())
>>> This is drifting pretty far from the topic at hand, though.
> There was a topic at hand?
> Oh, yeah, keyword arguments!
> Actually, it's very apropos: each of those examples would have been
> either obviously correct or obviously wrong if the parameter names had
> been used.
It's something that's already baked in our internal style guidelines.
Mostly because we are too lazy to read the docs or jump to definition.
PS: It's interesting to see how easy it is to get off-topic as soon as
an example is present.
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