[OT] master/slave debate in Python
On Wed, Sep 26, 2018 at 5:56 AM Jon Ribbens <jon+usenet at unequivocal.eu> wrote:
> On 2018-09-25, Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 26, 2018 at 1:56 AM Jon Ribbens <jon+usenet at unequivocal.eu> wrote:
> >> Those things might be on topic on python-dev - although I am sure
> >> no-one would thank you for continuing this discussion there - but
> >> this is comp.lang.python/python-list and here this is off-topic.
> > Okay. What *is* on-topic for python-list?
> https://www.python.org/community/lists/#comp-lang-python says
> "Pretty much anything Python-related is fair game for discussion"
So.... fair game. Also, read the rest of that sentence.
> *however* it also says
> "Most discussion on comp.lang.python is about developing with
> Python, not about development of the Python interpreter itself"
> and python-dev is clearly the on-topic place for such discussion.
That isn't stating that it's off-topic to discuss the state of the
interpreter and/or language.
> I suggest you also read what the above link says about flamebait,
You mean this?
"Rudeness and personal attacks, even in reaction to blatant flamebait,
are strongly frowned upon."
I was neither rude, nor personally attacking anyone.
> and the Python Community Code of Conduct at
If you want to accuse me of a CoC violation, say exactly what you're
accusing me of. To my knowledge, I have not violated it by discussing
this documentation change. Be specific, and don't treat the CoC as an
arbitrary weapon to be threatened.