Attack a sacred Python Cow

Ben Finney bignose+hates-spam at
Thu Jul 24 17:09:54 CEST 2008

Jordan <jordanrastrick at> writes:

> Explicit is actually kinda annoying a lot of the time

Yes. It is also very helpful for those who will later try to
understand, interface with, debug, modify, or otherwise work with the
code (including, in a great many cases, the original author of that

The great boost that EIBTI grants to maintainability trumps, in my
view, the annoyance felt by some at the time of writing the code.

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Ben Finney

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