Python evolution: Unease

Roman Suzi rnd at
Tue Jan 4 15:10:49 EST 2005

On Tue, 4 Jan 2005, Dave Brueck wrote:

>> It may be optional in the sense that the language will
>> accept missing declarations but as soon as the feature
>> is available it will become "mandatory" to use it
>> (peer pressure, workplace practices).

What about generic programming coming into fashion anytime soon?

>That's my fear - type declarations could become one of the most abused language
>features because they'd get used too often.

Sincerely yours, Roman Suzi
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