Re: [RFC] Draft Proposal for New Python Syntax

spoon (
26 May 1994 14:04:53 GMT

> I still do not see a need to remove the syntactic meaning of white space
>in the language.

I agree totally, many modern functional languages have this feature
and I think it's great (emphasis on "feature"). If you don't like it,
leave. If you must propose a change it must be backwardly compatible.


"I understand thee well enough," said friar John; "but time makes all
things plain.  The most durable marble or porphyry is subject to old
age and decay.  Though for the present, thou possibly be not weary of
the exercise, yet it is like I shall hear thee confess, a few years
hence, that thy cods hang dangling downwards for want of a better
truss. " - Rabelais.