does lack of type declarations make Python unsafe?
staschuk at telusplanet.net
Tue Jun 17 05:06:55 CEST 2003
Quoth Marek "Baczek" Baczyñski:
> Your argument is good in theory, but IME such things are extremly rare to
> happen in real life. Searching for a lost colon also takes a lot of time
> *and* tends to happen more often.
Searching for a lost colon does take a lot of time, and a lot of
people don't appreciate that. A friend of a friend of mine lost
his colon a couple years ago -- usual story, went out for a night
on the town, woke up in a bathtub full of ice, colon missing --
and he's *still* looking for it.
Steven Taschuk staschuk at telusplanet.net
"Its force is immeasurable. Even Computer cannot determine it."
-- _Space: 1999_ episode "Black Sun"
More information about the Python-list