[Python-ideas] NAN handling in the statistics module

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Mon Jan 7 06:49:15 EST 2019

On Mon, Jan 07, 2019 at 01:34:47AM -0500, David Mertz wrote:

> > I'm not opposed to documenting this better. Patches welcome :-)
> >
> I'll provide a suggested batch on the bug.  It will simply be a wholly
> different implementation of median and friends.

I ask for a documentation patch and you start talking about a whole new 
implementation. Huh.

A new implementation with precisely the same behaviour is a waste of 
time, so I presume you're planning to change the behaviour. How about if 
you start off by explaining what the new semantics are?


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