Nikolaus Rath wrote:
Robert Kern email@example.com writes:
Overloading '*' and '**' while convenient does have consequences. It would be nice if we could have a few more infix operators in Python to allow separation of element-by-element calculations and "dot-product" calculations.
http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0225/ was considered and rejected. But that was in 2000...
See also: http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0211/ http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2008-November/083493.html (The .html link Fernando gives is dead but the reST source is below in that message)