Author martin.panter
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Date 2016-10-21.21:51:35
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Modifying the API to accept a keyword argument is not worthwhile IMO. That means modifying modules like http.client and zipfile (which use the wrong keyword name), and user-defined implementations may become incompatible.

The question of documentation is discussed more in Issue 23738. I think one or two people were concerned about using the Arg Clinic slash.
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