Why "from __future__" stinks; a counter-offer

Aahz Maruch aahz at panix.com
Mon Mar 19 18:53:57 CET 2001

In article <slrn9bcg72.9q8.scarblac at pino.selwerd.nl>,
Remco Gerlich <scarblac at pino.selwerd.nl> wrote:
>John W. Baxter <jwbnews at scandaroon.com> wrote in comp.lang.python:
>> For the future, the time to complain about PEP contents is when the PEP 
>> is posted, not after it has been posted, discussed, implemented, and the 
>> result distributed.
>And the place to complain is the Python-DEV list, which is not public,
>although everyone can post to it and everyone can read it using some

Officially, complaints need only be posted to c.l.py.  It's not clear to
me at this point what the True Practice is, but sending e-mail to the
PEP champion is supposed to work best of all.  (Not all PEP creators are
on python-dev.)
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