Python soon to develop goto ?

richie at richie at
Fri Jan 3 17:07:31 CET 2003

> A frame object's f_lineno attribute can now be written to from a trace
> function to change which line will execute next.

> This is a feature to support debugging

Gah!  My cover is blown.  The only reason I implemented that 'jump' feature
is so that I could slip 'goto' in by the back door - all that business with
debuggers was just a front.

Oh well, back to adding pointer arithmetic to Ada...

Richie Hindle
richie at

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