Author nirai
Recipients lucifer, nirai, pitrou, r.david.murray
Date 2010-01-17.21:13:22
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> I do not find the existing phrasing in the IO docs ambiguous, but since 
> it is obviously possible to misinterpret it it would be good to clarify 
> it.  Can you suggest an alternate phrasing that would be clearer?

Replace 'may' with 'will' or 'shall' everywhere the context indicates a mandatory requirement.

Since this possibly affects the entire Python documentation, does it make sense to discuss this on python-dev?
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