Looking for a recent quote about dynamic typing, possibly on this list

Steven D'Aprano steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info
Fri Jul 6 10:14:39 EDT 2018


On Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:02:28 +0100, Bart wrote:

> On 06/07/2018 13:43, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> I think it might have been on this list, or possibly one of
>> Python-Ideas or Python-Dev.
>> 
>> Somebody gave a quote about dynamic typing, along the lines of
>> 
>> "Just because a language allows a lot of dynamic features, doesn't mean
>> people's code uses a lot of dynamism."
>> 
>> Does anyone remember this? My google-fu is failing me.
> 
> Wasn't that you? 

No -- I have frequently expressed similar sentiments, but it wasn't mine.


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Steven D'Aprano
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