Const in python?

Lulu of the Lotus-Eaters mertz at
Tue Mar 25 18:27:32 CET 2003

Dave Brueck <dave at> wrote previously:
|> ALL CAPS conventions - they look ugly,

|To you, perhaps. This is a very widely used, understood, and accepted
|convention - I quite like it.

As if this were a democracy, I'll just chime in "I agree" :-).  Brueck
does a great job of explaining exactly why capitalized contstants aid

Maybe I'm tainted by having already used it in a dozen languages before
Python... hmmm, do you think there is a reason those dozen languages all
use the same convention?

Yours, Lulu...

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