[Python-ideas] OT: Respectful behaviour
rhodri at kynesim.co.uk
Mon Mar 11 08:28:06 EDT 2019
On 11/03/2019 12:17, Jonathan Fine wrote:
> Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> Some weeks ago, you started a discussion here about "Clearer
>> Communication". Here's another suggestion to help: don't expect your
>> readers to either guess, or infer from the code, what your proposal
>> means. As the Zen of Python says:
>> Explicit is better than implicit.
> For me, the canonical guidelines for the use of this list are
>  http://python.org/psf/codeofconduct/
> Summary: Open, Considerate, Respectful
May I suggest that hijacking a thread to discuss something unrelated at
length is neither considerate nor respectful?
> The system puts the first two URLs at the foot of every email it sends
> out. It might help if it also added
> I'll suggest that to the forum moderators.
That makes it sound like we're all core developers, which would be a
considerable discouragement to discussion. I would expect that the core
devs actually know this already, and reminding them at every turn is
Rhodri James *-* Kynesim Ltd
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