Posted Mar 25, 2012 11:21 UTC (Sun) by kleptog (subscriber, #1183)
Parent article: Perl 5.16 and beyond
I something wonder where Python would be now if it had such an extensible core. The idea that you might be able to, per module, define whether you want Python 2 or Python 3 string semantics. from __future__ does some of the same work, but doesn't go far enough.