"shell-commands" and python!
ignacio at openservices.net
Sat Sep 22 20:22:08 CEST 2001
On Sat, 22 Sep 2001, Greg Weeks wrote:
> Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams (ignacio at openservices.net) wrote:
> : Ease of redirection and backgrounding has not been a part of Python in the
> : past, and we have to wonder whether adding those features is an actual
> : improvement or just a nicety.
> Three points:
> 1. The tone of this discussion has been disappointing, although my thanks
> to those who tried to keep it above board.
I apologize for my tone at times. I haven't been feeling 100% lately, but
there's no reason for it to spill over to an online discussion.
> 2. There is no point in *arguing* about this stuff, so I won't. But
> silence does not imply consent.
Agreed. Let's end this thread here.
> 3. Regarding "adding those features": I doubt you'll find anyone on the
> planet less interested in adding new features to the Python *language* than
> I am. Nor am I interested in adding a new module to the library, unless
> someone thinks of something really neat. I was just interested in how to
> program. (Misunderstanding my motives is still no excuse for rudeness.)
Once again, I apologize.
Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <ignacio at openservices.net>
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