[Spambayes] Upgrade problem
Just van Rossum
Thu Nov 7 16:01:12 2002
Just van Rossum wrote:
> Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > Long ago, we settled for Python 2.2 (some people wanted 2.1, but that
> > was unbearable). If you see violations of 2.2 compatibility, please
> > supply patches (we'll also gladly give you checkin permission).
> > (If it makes a difference, I'd prefer aiming for 2.2 compatibility
> > over 2.2.2 compatibility, since 2.2 is probably what comes with MacOS
> > 10.2. Unless it gets too ugly.)
> The docs say 2.2.1 and that's correct: the code is littered with True
> and False. Those are the only 2.2.1-isms I've seen. But a patch would
> nevertheless be quite big.
I just did a quick test with 2.2 (adding True and False to __builtins__ ;-), and
the only other 2.2.1-ism is bool(), which is only used in Options.py. After
fixing that everything seems to work just fine.
I'd be happy to add a this
True, False = 1, 0
to a bunch of files, and patch the docs.
Your call. My sf username is "jvr" ;-)
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