[Python-mode] python.el cleanup

Christoph Scholtes cschol2112 at googlemail.com
Sun Apr 3 19:45:26 CEST 2011

Hi Andreas,

On 3/30/2011 8:10 AM, Andreas Röhler wrote:

> glad to see Emacs python facilities improve. As you mention
> python-mode.el, there are some remarks in python.el which I feel are not
> correct. If some solution predates historically another, there are
> usually some setbacks from being the first.

I am not sure which remarks you are referring to here.

> OTOH from my perspective python-mode.el has still some point in proceding.

I don't think anybody is saying otherwise.

> Hopefully we may discuss the pro and cons to the benefit of users, which
> flavour they may choose finally. As you might have been remarked, its
> interwoven to an extend, you can seldom discern it clearly to the one or
> other origin.

To me, it really doesn't matter where it originated from or who was 
first. If it works great, great, if it does not, let's improve it. The 
goal should be the best Python support for Emacs possible.

> BTW I'm not blaming the GNU's side. Just wanted to point at the issue so
> we might hopefully reduce the obstacles.

Here, I am also not sure what issue or obstacles you are referring to.


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