[Python-ideas] singledispatch for instance methods

Bar Harel bzvi7919 at gmail.com
Sun May 14 13:10:53 EDT 2017


As I said, sorry for that.

It's just that I'm not entirely sure there's anything to implement here.
The implementation already exists. If it doesn't suffice I will help as
much as I can to make sure it works :-)


On Sun, May 14, 2017, 7:49 PM Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:

> Maybe ask core membership if they meant you to literally just post just
> the word "bump" to the list (my guess is not). Also the last time I see
> that you received any advice was a long time ago and regarding to a
> different issue. For this idea there's no issue and no patch (and core devs
> aren't required to read python-ideas).
>
> Please understand that in this community you are expected to do some work
> yourself too -- we're not being paid to implement features proposed (or fix
> bugs reported) by users, we mostly implement/fix things we care about
> personally, and some of us sometimes volunteer to mentor users who show an
> interest in learning. IMO posting "bump" several times does not exhibit
> such interest.
>
> On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 9:37 AM, Bar Harel <bzvi7919 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I guess so.
>>
>> Sorry for that.
>> To be honest I'm not entirely sure of the entire procedure and if small
>> things need a PEP or not. I actually received the tip to bump from
>> core-mentorship, so now I'm rather confused.
>>
>> Anyway, shall I add it to the bug tracker as an enhancement?
>>
>> On Sun, May 14, 2017, 7:26 PM Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
>>
>>> PS: I didn't see a message from Lisa on the mailing list -- maybe she
>>> replied to you only?
>>>
>>> On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 9:25 AM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> How exactly do you think the process of adopting something into the
>>>> stdlib works? Just posting "bump" messages to the mailing list doesn't
>>>> really help, it just sounds rude.If you need help understanding how to
>>>> add/improve a stdlib module, please ask a specific about that topic.
>>>>
>>>> On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 12:43 AM, Bar Harel <bzvi7919 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Bump
>>>>>
>>>>> On Wed, Jan 4, 2017, 8:01 PM Lisa Roach <lisaroach14 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> +1 to this as well, I think this would be really useful in the stdlib.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Mon, Dec 26, 2016 at 5:40 AM, Bar Harel <bzvi7919 at gmail.com>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Any updates with a singledispatch for methods?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 5:49 PM Bar Harel <bzvi7919 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> At last! Haven't used single dispatch exactly because of that.
>>>>>>>> Thank you savior!
>>>>>>>> +1
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 6:03 AM Tim Mitchell <
>>>>>>>> tim.mitchell at leapfrog3d.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> We have a modified version of singledispatch at work which works
>>>>>>>>> for methods as well as functions.  We have open-sourced it as
>>>>>>>>> methoddispatch (pypi: https://pypi.python.org/pypi/methoddispatch
>>>>>>>>> ).
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> IMHO I thought it would make a nice addition to python stdlib.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> What does everyone else think?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
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