[Yum-devel] [PATCH] Deprecate has_key() in favour of "in" for metadata entries.
ville.skytta at iki.fi
Thu Oct 8 20:53:38 UTC 2009
On Thursday 08 October 2009, James Antill wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-10-08 at 00:11 +0300, Ville Skyttä wrote:
> > On Friday 02 October 2009, Ville Skyttä wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > As someone mentioned Python 3 here and on fedora-devel... here's a
> > > small patch that gets metadata entries' has_key() out of the way of
> > > further has_key() related changes.
> > >
> > > So when previously one would do "entry.has_key(foo)", after this one
> > > should do "foo in entry" instead.
> > Any comments?
> We know we have to do this eventually, as the giant py3k suckage moves
> towards us. I'm not sure we want to do it before 3.2.25 is released
> though ... and we should really do a lot of it at once (see: git grep
Yes, that's pretty much the whole point of this patch: it gets the only
instance of has_key() that can't be trivially changed to "in" or something
else out of the way so the rest can be safely grepped and done at once. I
have patches taking care of that as well, and I plan to start submitting them
once this is in.
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