vb2py status?

Fuzzyman fuzzyman at gmail.com
Sat Jan 17 17:12:38 CET 2009


On Jan 17, 3:52 pm, Vito De Tullio <zak.mc.kra... at libero.it> wrote:
> Giampaolo Rodola' wrote:
> >> > So is vb2py dead? If not, any idea when it'll support python 3?
> >> I don't know this vb2py, but you can do a 2 pass conversion
> >> [vb] -> (vb2py) -> [py2] -> (2to3) -> [py3]
> > ...and presumibly get something which doesn't work at all. =)
>
> why?
> AFAIK there aren't problems into the 2to3 phase
> I don't think the resulted python code would be the best one, but at least
> it should work...
>
> --
> By ZeD

2to3 is far from perfect, and assuming the same is true of vb2py
(inevitably) then you get imperfection squared. :-)

Michael Foord
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