Please stop the trolling

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Dec 24 00:52:59 CET 2013


On 23/12/2013 20:53, Terry Reedy wrote:
> On 12/23/2013 2:05 PM, wxjmfauth at gmail.com wrote:
>
>> Le lundi 23 décembre 2013 18:59:41 UTC+1, Wolfgang Keller a écrit :
>>> [me]
>>>> I'll note that Python core developers do care about memory leaks.
>>> And that's a really good thing.
>
>> Memory? Let me laugh!
> [snip repeated (for about the 5th time) posting of single character
> memory sizes]
>
> Jim, since I know you are smart enough to know the different between a
> small fixed size and a continuous leak, I can only think that the
> purpose of your repeated post was to get similarly a inane response from
> a couple of other people. That is the definition of trolling. It is
> disrespectful of others and in my opinion is a violation of the Python
> Code of Conduct, which *does* apply to python-list. Please desist.
>

Thanks for this Terry.  I was sorely tempted earlier to say something 
but managed to keep control of myself.  Now I'll be keeping quiet and 
let Jim speak for himself.

-- 
My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask 
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence




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