PEP 308: A PEP Writer's Experience - PRO

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Mon Feb 10 16:04:45 CET 2003


Andrew Koenig wrote:

> Fredrik> so when *you* fail to come up with examples that proves
> Fredrik> *your* point, it's my responsibility to provide them?
>
> Fredrik> are we playing "logical fallacies" bingo, or what?
>
> Not at all.  For most small examples of the form ``I would rather
> write X than Y'' someone can come up with a retort of the form ``You
> should write Z instead.''  Such responses, although true, are
> irrelevant.

even if the size of X is close to zero, for anyone who has bothered
to *learn* the language?

or are you saying that learning is irrelevant?

</F>








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