Making the case for repeat

Tim Roberts timr at
Sat Jun 6 22:32:31 EDT 2009

Steven D'Aprano <steve at> wrote:
>Why is it that it's (almost) always newbies with about five minutes' 
>worth of experience with Python that come up with these grandiose plans 
>to replace entire modules with a single function?

Well, many great innovations in history have come from people who did not
have enough experience to know that what they were doing was impossible...
Tim Roberts, timr at
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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