A counter-counter-proposal for PEP 236: #pragma( nested_scopes)
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Fri Mar 2 21:34:02 CET 2001
Sallied for Warren:
> > Has anyone considered borrowing a C notation:
> > #pragma( nested_scopes )
> > Benefits:
> > - It's a comment therefore it doesn't break anything else.
Thusly spake Peter:
> But that's dead-wrong behavior for future_statements. If your module
> nested_scopes semantics, it will do unpredictable wrong things at runtime
> it doesn't get them. That's why PEP 236 is emphatically *not* a "pragma"
Hmm. I wonder how many people would be happier with this syntax
from __twilightzone__ import nested_scopes
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