Allowing comments after the line continuation backslash

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Wed Nov 3 23:40:12 CET 2010

In message <mailman.546.1288771350.2218.python-list at>, Chris 
Rebert wrote:

> Actually, my PEP 8 reference was in regards to the (imo, terrible)
> UseOfCamelCaseForNonClasses (Python != C#), not the formatting of the
> for-loop; hence the "In any case" qualification.

Hmm ... OK, I might accept that particular criticism. I have to say it’s a 
habit I picked up in my Mac programming days, that I find hard to shake. I 
do sometimes deliberately use lowercase_with_underscores, but then I keep 

At least I prefer Bactrian to Dromedary. :)

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