Do you feel bad because of the Python docs?

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at
Wed Feb 27 14:17:13 CET 2013

Steven D'Aprano <steve+comp.lang.python <at>> writes:
> It is valuable to contrast and compare the PHP and Python docs:

I suppose you should compare it with instead.

> There's no doubt that one of PHP's strengths, perhaps its biggest 
> strength, is the good state of documentation.

My (probably outdated) experience with the PHP docs is that they are very
succinct and don't document failure cases or behavioral details at all.
Sure, if you only care about the big picture, they are good enough.



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