[Python-Dev] RE: Update to PEP 232
Barry A. Warsaw
barry at digicool.com
Mon Feb 26 18:57:09 CET 2001
>>>>> "TJI" == Tony J Ibbs <tony at lsl.co.uk> writes:
TJI> 1. Clarify the final statement - I seem to have the
TJI> impression (sorry, can't find a message to back it up) that
TJI> either the BDFL or Tim Peters is very against anything other
TJI> than the "simple" #f.a = 1# sort of thing - unless I'm
TJI> mischannelling (?) again.
>From the next draft of the PEP:
"The BDFL is currently against any such special syntactic support for
setting arbitrary function attributes."
TJI> 2. Reference the thread/idea a little while back that ended
TJI> with #def f(a,b) having (publish=1)# - it's certainly no
TJI> *worse* than the proposals in the PEP! (Michael Hudson got as
TJI> far as a patch, I think).
Any possibility that you have a url for this reference?
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