Why "from __future__" stinks; a counter-offer

Remco Gerlich scarblac at pino.selwerd.nl
Mon Mar 19 18:27:27 CET 2001

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

And counterproposals need their own PEP unless it's a minor change in the

(both only 'as far as I know')
Remco Gerlich

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