Attack a sacred Python Cow

Bruno Desthuilliers bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr
Tue Jul 29 00:58:09 CEST 2008


Nikolaus Rath a écrit :
> Michael Torrie <torriem at gmail.com> writes:

(snip)

>> In short, unlike what most of the implicit self advocates are
>> saying, it's not just a simple change to the python parser to do
>> this. It would require a change in the interpreter itself and how it
>> deals with classes.
> 
> 
> Thats true. But out of curiosity: why is changing the interpreter such
> a bad thing? (If we suppose for now that the change itself is a good
> idea).

Because it would very seriously break a *lot* of code ?



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