> On Nov 23, 2014, at 7:29 PM, Mike Bayer <mba...@redhat.com> wrote:
>> Glyph wrote a good post that mirrors my opinions on implicit vs explicit
>> here: https://glyph.twistedmatrix.com/2014/02/unyielding.html.
> this is the post that most makes me think about the garbage collector 
> analogy, re: “gevent works perfectly fine, but sorry, it just isn’t 
> “correct”.  It should be feared! ”.   Unfortunately Glyph has orders of 
> magnitude more intellectual capabilities than I do, so I am ultimately not an 
> effective advocate for my position; hence I have my fallback career as a 
> cheese maker lined up for when the async agenda finally takes over all 
> computer programming.

Like I said, I’ve had to think about garbage collecting all of once in my 
entire Python career. Implicit might be theoretically nicer but until it can 
actually live up to the “gets out of my way-ness” of the abstractions you’re 
citing I’d personally much rather pass on it.

Donald Stufft
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