Colin J. Williams
cjw at sympatico.ca
Sun Aug 8 04:35:35 CEST 2004
Roy Smith wrote:
> "Colin J. Williams" <cjw at sympatico.ca> wrote:
>>It seems desirable that we choose words which are as close as possible
>>to their everyday usage.
> On the other hand, it's desirable to pick words which have established
> meanings in computer science too. The concept of a "decorator" is
> pretty well established. The term has been used in GUI frameworks for
> 10 or 15 years, and more recently has been enshrined in various pattern
I guess that it depends partly on whether the majority of Python users
consider themselves to be computer scientists.
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