[Numpy-discussion] Removing datetime support for 1.4.x series ?

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Mon Feb 8 18:52:24 CST 2010


On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 18:43, Darren Dale <dsdale24@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 7:25 PM, Robert Kern <robert.kern@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Here's the problem that I don't think many people appreciate: logical
>> arguments suck just as much as personal experience in answering these
>> questions. You can make perfectly structured arguments until you are
>> blue in the face, but without real data to premise them on, they are
>> no better than the gut feelings. They can often be significantly worse
>> if the strength of the logic gets confused with the strength of the
>> premise.
>
> If I recall correctly, the convention of not breaking ABI
> compatibility in minor releases was established in response to the
> last ABI compatibility break. Am I wrong?

I'm not sure how this relates to the material quoted of me, but no,
you're not wrong.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco


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