syntax questions

Andreas Kostyrka andreas at
Fri Aug 2 10:03:45 CEST 2002

Am Mit, 2002-07-24 um 22.27 schrieb François Pinard:
> I'm not sure `_' is ideal in Python, even if not bad.  `_' in Python has
> already the meaning, in interactive mode, of the last computation.  Moreover,
> by fully being a run-time function, it is a bit late to get help from the
> Python compiler, if more sophisticated usages ever asks for such help.
Well in theory you can just do
from gettext import _ as i18n

Not sure how this works out with the "string collecting" utility.


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