PyWart(2.7.8) IDLE is more buggy than "Joe's apartment"!

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Mon Jul 21 17:19:22 CEST 2014

On 21/07/2014 15:27, Grant Edwards wrote:
> On 2014-07-21, Chris Angelico <rosuav at> wrote:
>> You call it a bug because you can't think of any way it could be
>> beneficial. That's the wrong way of looking at it. Something isn't a
>> bug because you find it annoying; it's a bug because it fails to
>> implement the programmer's intentions and/or the docs/specification.
> I was always taught that it's a "bug" is when a program doesn't do
> what a reasonable user expects -- that it's got nothing to do with the
> programmer's intent.

As in my entire career I've never come across a "reasonable user" then 
by that definition there are no bugs.

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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