Case-sensitivity: why -- or why not? (was Re: Damnation!)

Neil Hodgson neilh at
Tue May 23 00:10:04 EDT 2000

> Python should stay designed so these exchanges are as meaningful as
> and case confusion directly goes against peaceful exchanges.  The natural
> sloppiness of many people should not get conveyed and imposed to others,
> without Python somewhat imposing its distinct legibility features.

   Some of us want 'case insensitivity' to lessen sloppiness by allowing
only one capitalisation of each name.


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