Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

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For such a corner-case feature, the amount of energy wasted on this topic is immeasurable. Let's fix hasattr to not mask all errors instead... or get a nicer process module (PEP 324) or *anything* else but argue about syntax of a language feature that only 1% of Python users are going to want to ever know about.
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by Chris McDonough