On Wed, Jul 17, 2002 at 02:58:55PM -0500, Ka-Ping Yee wrote: | But i think this is more than a minor problem. This is a | namespace collision problem, and that's significant. Naming | the method "next" means that any object with a "next" method | cannot be adapted to support the iterator protocol. Unfortunately | "next" is a pretty common word and it's quite possible that such | a method name is already in use.
Do you have any suggestions for re-wording the Iterator questionare at http://yaml.org/wk/survey?id=pyiter to reflect this paragraph above?