[stdlib-sig] proposed removal: the types module

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Thu Apr 3 16:43:04 CEST 2008

Le jeudi 03 avril 2008 à 13:24 +0200, Brett Cannon a écrit :
> You can just call 'type' on something to get the type needed. And
> practically all of the types listed are easy to get from some object
> lying about that is of the proper type. Plus Guido supports its
> removal. =)

I don't see the point. It's not like using the types modules is
considered dangerous, or unsafe, or very bad practice. It's not like
there is a really better replacement, either. And I don't think
maintenance of the types module is a huge burden ;)

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