Project naming suggestions?

Kay Schluehr kay.schluehr at gmx.net
Tue Feb 5 20:03:59 CET 2008


On 5 Feb., 14:41, "Neil Cerutti" <mr.ceru... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Feb 3, 2008 1:17 PM,  <miller.pau... at gmail.com> wrote:
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>
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> > I'm considering writing a little interpreter for a python-like
> > language and I'm looking for name suggestions. :-)
>
> > Basically, I don't want to change a whole lot about Python.  In fact,
> > I see myself starting with the compiler module from Python 2.5 and
> > building from there.
>
> > This language would be more or less "Python modulo a few
> > (incompatible) changes, but it'd be recognizable by Python
> > programmers.  I'm talking about stuff like "allowing the character '?'
> > in identifier names," and "a better way to express 'for dummy in
> > xrange (n):' when the index isn't needed."  I'd also like to
> > implement  most of the planned Python 3000 changes.
>
> > Any suggestions?  I'm thinking "Ophidian," for the snake connection,
> > or, possibly, "Circus," from "Monty Python's Flying Circus."
>
> Given your stated goals, I like "Phyton."

I hear the masses chanting:

"Long live Phyton, down with Python!"

"More radical than Larry Wall!"



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> Neil Cerutti <mr.cerutti+pyt... at gmail.com>




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