Guido rethinking removal of cmp from sort method

Steven D'Aprano steve+comp.lang.python at
Fri Apr 1 20:42:46 EDT 2011

On Fri, 01 Apr 2011 14:37:20 -0700, Paul Rubin wrote:

> I actually think Python3 actually didn't go far enough in fixing
> Python2.  I'd have frankly preferred delaying it by a few years, to
> allow PyPy to come to maturity and serve as the new main Python
> implementation, and have that drive the language change decisions.
> Instead we're going to have to give up a lot of possible improvements we
> could have gotten from the new implementation.

There's always Python 4000 :)


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