>>>>> Just van Rossum wrote:
Just> I guess the project mentioned in the post below turned out
Just> It's good to see that Guido's first suggested Python syntax
Just> for ObjC method calls matches PyObjC's exactly...
Yum, I must try harder to find the time to collect my memories on that
period, as I promised to bbum.
I remember that at that time I asked GvR a somewhat deeper change to
the calling mechanism in Python to allow, with a new flag, a method to
collect its keyword args in a dual-faced object behaving both as list
and as a dictionary, thus permitting a closer look&feel between the
two languages by respecting keywords order, as is in ObjC. I even
produced some sort of patch against Python 1.2, but Guido never
accepted the proposal, and finally dropped official objc support (in
Thanx for bringing this to my attention ;-)
nickname: Lele Gaifax | Quando vivr=F2 di quello che ho pensato ieri
real: Emanuele Gaifas | comincer=F2 ad aver paura di chi mi copia.
email: lele@... | -- Fortunato Depero, 1929.