Docstrings considered too complicated

Jonathan Gardner jgardner at
Wed Feb 24 22:54:52 CET 2010

On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 12:23 PM, Andreas Waldenburger
<usenot at geekmail.invalid> wrote:
> Hi all,
> a company that works with my company writes a lot of of their code in
> Python (lucky jerks). I've seen their code and it basically looks like
> this:
> """Function that does stuff"""
> def doStuff():
>    while not wise(up):
>        yield scorn
> Now my question is this: How do I kill these people without the
> authorities thinking they didn't deserve it?

kill -9 seems to work for me.

You may want to explain, one day, why what they are doing is wrong.

Jonathan Gardner
jgardner at

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