On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 3:37 PM, Dag Odenhall firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
It could help readability if binary (arity of 2) functions could be applied infix with some syntax. For example, borrowing from Haskell, the backtick could be reintroduced for this purpose.
Good examples for this are isinstance and hasattr:
if some_object `isinstance` Iterable: ... elif some_object `hasattr` '__iter__':
Already proposed (by me) and rejected by the BDFL:
Cheers, Chris -- http://blog.rebertia.com