Double underscores -- ugly?

Ben Finney bignose+hates-spam at benfinney.id.au
Wed Feb 20 07:09:40 CET 2008


Ivan Illarionov <ivan.illarionov at gmail.com> writes:

> I would like to see something like %init or &init to be converted to
> __init__ behind the scenes.

I would prefer that the names I create and see in the code are the
names actually used by the Python runtime, with no magic name
conversion "behind the scenes".

-- 
 \     “It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to |
  `\          persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.” |
_o__)                                                      —Carl Sagan |
Ben Finney



More information about the Python-list mailing list