A counter-proposal to __future__ in PEP 236
wtanksle at dolphin.openprojects.net
Fri Mar 2 00:23:46 CET 2001
On Thu, 1 Mar 2001 15:45:17 -0500, Tim Peters wrote:
>from __future__ import nested_scopes
>assert nested_scopes > sys.version_info, "don't need this anymore"
Is it really important that information such as this be stored as a tuple
rather than a dict (with symbolic names rather than numbers)?
assert nested_scopes.version_info > sys.version_info, \
"don't need this anymore"
I've always been taught that magic numbers are unpleasant.
-William "Billy" Tanksley
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