What about an EXPLICIT naming scheme for built-ins?
mwilson at the-wire.com
Tue Sep 7 15:47:41 CEST 2004
In article <mailman.2905.1094405220.5135.python-list at python.org>,
Alex Martelli <aleaxit at yahoo.com> wrote:
>I don't understand why some people want to use list comprehensions
>instead of simple calls to list().
It's one more damned word to read. It under-uses the
ability to notice visual patterns like = [ or + . It's one
step down the slope toward lisp, or to mathematics before
algebraic notation, when everything was written out longhand
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