Language change and code breaks

Mark 'Kamikaze' Hughes kamikaze at kuoi.asui.uidaho.edu
Wed Jul 25 22:37:19 CEST 2001


Wed, 25 Jul 2001 05:29:41 GMT in <cpofq9a858.fsf at cj20424-a.reston1.va.home.com>,
Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> spake:
> But never mind, I'm giving up on making *Python* case-insensitive.
> The hostility of the user community is frightening.

  This baffles me; the division issue is IMO far more terrifying a
change, while case-insensitive is a mere quirk.

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 <a href="http://kuoi.asui.uidaho.edu/~kamikaze/"> Mark Hughes </a>
"I will tell you things that will make you laugh and uncomfortable and really
fucking angry and that no one else is telling you.  What I won't do is bullshit
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