Python's "only one way to do it" philosophy isn't good?

Andy Freeman anamax at
Wed Jun 27 16:35:01 CEST 2007

On Jun 27, 1:15 am, Paul Rubin <http://phr...@NOSPAM.invalid> wrote:
> Dennis Lee Bieber <wlfr... at> writes:
> >    What happens when two individuals release "libraries" using these
> > proposed macros -- and have implement conflicting macros using the same
> > identifiers -- and you try to use both libraries in one application?
> Something like the current situation with Python web frameworks ;)

Actually, no.  For python, the most reasonable macro scope would be
the file, so different files in the same application could easily use
conflicting macros without any problems.

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