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Re: Interest in seeing in the stdlib

Alex Clark
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On 2012-10-21 16:59:16 +0000, Dennis Lee Bieber said:

> On Sun, 21 Oct 2012 07:41:52 -0600, Jason Friedman <(E-Mail Removed)>
> declaimed the following in gmane.comp.python.general:
>> Pretty slick. My only concern is portability, are there other
>> examples of modules (excepting Win32) that work on some platforms and
>> not others?

> Just scan the library reference and you'll find a number of
> modules/functions that, even if available on all OS, behave slightly
> differently (look up mmap, for example; or readline)

I was just getting used to it as PBS Other than really liking your
lib… I'm not convinced it would be a good candidate for the stdlib,
yet. E.g. Not every good lib belongs in the stdlib. That said, if
continues to gain popularity (akin to e.g. requests) I suspect the
"right people" (core developers?) will see it. I'm also curious how
that happens, would a PEP be a good place to propose inclusion in the

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