[stdlib-sig] standardizing the deprecation policy (and how noisy they are)

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Mon Nov 9 22:51:03 CET 2009

On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 1:47 PM, Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> wrote:
> (have you ever launched a Gnome or KDE app from the command-line? they
> can spout *tons* of warnings)

Yes, this is a perfect example of what I *don't* want to happen. I
sometimes have to invoke these apps from the command line (seeing no
other choice) and I will *not* read the warnings no matter what they
say, since I cannot do anything about them.

--Guido van Rossum (python.org/~guido)

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