Call for signatories for J2

Richie Hindle richie at
Fri Aug 27 14:24:03 CEST 2004

> I'd encourage anyone who's interested in python's
> advancement to do the same, to be honest. The codebase is one of the
> cleanest I've encountered and fairly easy to get started with, and it's
> been a pleasure to work on.

Seconded.  I've been there and done that (implemented the Set Next Statement
command for Python debuggers), and was pleasantly surprised at how clean and
comprehensible the code was - even in performance-sensitive areas like

> We have a (small) allocation in our time for "bright ideas" regarding
> things that'll help the BBC in ways outside normal projects, and help
> further tools etc we use.

A good policy.  Nice to see that the Beeb's suits can think outside the box
(no pun intended 8-)

Richie Hindle
richie at

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