allow line break at operators
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Fri Aug 12 18:14:01 EDT 2011
On 2011-08-12, Steven D'Aprano <steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info> wrote:
> Please don't feed the troll. Responding to Rick's standard obnoxious posts
> is like wrestling with a pig -- you get tired and filthy, you never
> accomplish anything useful, and after a while, you realise that the pig is
> enjoying it. Save yourself a lot of aggravation and kill-file him now.
I think I just realized where a big part of my misperception of the Python
Which is that until todayish, I had not realized that he was regarded as a
troll by the rest of the community. But now that a couple of people have
told me this, I am a lot more comfortable referring to the Python community
in general as "welcoming".
I sometimes enjoy trying to extract information from people like that, but
I will respect the preferences of the actually-helpful people and drop that
line of inquiry. :)
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