status of Programming by Contract (PEP 316)?

Bruno Desthuilliers bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr
Thu Aug 30 14:09:42 CEST 2007


Russ a écrit :
> On Aug 28, 10:58 pm, Michele Simionato <michele.simion... at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> 
> 
>>Why do you think that would ad a strong positive capability?
>>To me at least it seems a big fat lot of over-engineering, not
>>needed in 99% of programs. In the remaining 1%, it would still not
>>be needed since Python provides out of the box very powerful
>>metaprogramming capabilities so that you can implement
>>yourself the checks you need, if you really need them.
> 
> 
> I get the strong impression you don't really understand what
> programming by contract is.

I get the strong impression you don't really understand how 
condescending you are.

> I have not yet personally used it,

You have no working experience with the concept, but you think it should 
make it into Python's core ???



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