FYI: ConfigParser, ordered options, PEP 372 and OrderedDict + big thank you

Scott David Daniels Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org
Fri Nov 20 06:55:46 CET 2009


Jonathan Fine wrote:...
> A big thanks to Armin Ronacher and Raymond Hettinger for
>    PEP 372: Adding an ordered dictionary to collections
> ...  I prototyped (in about an hour).
> 
> I then thought - maybe someone has been down this path before....
> 
> So all that I want has been done already, and will be waiting for me 
> when I move to Python3.
> 
> So a big thank you is in order.

And thank you for, having done that, not simply smiling because your
work was lighter.  Instead you described a great work path and handed
an attaboy to a pair of people that richly deserve attaboys.

--Scott David Daniels
Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org



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