Question about official API

Frank Millman frank at
Fri Feb 5 03:44:36 EST 2016

> "Lutz Horn"  wrote in message 
> news:BLU178-W1837247AF25E5755AF69EB9ED20 at phx.gbl...

> Hi,
> > What is the rule for knowing if something is part of the official API?
> Look into

Thanks for the link, Lutz. Unfortunately I may have asked the wrong 

In my specific case, how do I know if it is safe to use the attribute 
'unfinished_tasks' in the class queue.Queue?

It could be that it is intended for use, but has been omitted from the 
documentation in error.

Based on Ben's response I will raise an issue. At least that will settle the 
question one way or the other.


More information about the Python-list mailing list