Library philosophy

Aahz Maruch aahz at
Mon Aug 30 14:05:06 EDT 1999

In article <935699892snz at>,
Phil Hunt <philh at> wrote:
>In article <37C57A80.D5C62704 at>
>           paul at "Paul Prescod" writes:
>> Would it it make sense to start wrapping the low-level modules with
>> high-level, easier to use modules that would be "the default" in Python
>> 2?
>This could be a useful idea, as long as the present libraries are
>kept for compatibility.
>I've written a class representing a Usenet article, which could form
>the basis of a high-level nntp module.

Interesting.  Your second paragraph proves your first, because netnews
articles per se comprise only part of the NNTP spec.
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