On 2008-Mar-18, at 1:42 am, Aristotle Pagaltzis wrote:
[...] how is he going to tell whether the breakage is due to your API changes or due to his own code not being Py3k-ready?

Sounds quite well reasoned to me. Is this something that makes
sense to encourage for 5-to-6 migrations of Perl code as well?

In theory, I don't think it matters as much for P6: if you want to use the old API, just keep using the P5 modules with your P6 code. My understanding is that Python 3's backwards-incompatibility means you'll need to use all Py3 stuff together.


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