On Thu, Aug 4, 2016 at 2:15 AM Greg Ewing <greg.ewing@canterbury.ac.nz> wrote:
Guido van Rossum wrote:
> But
>   x = ...
> already has a meaning -- it assigns x the (fairly pointless) value
> Ellipsis

You can always say

    x = Ellipsis

if you really want that.

I appreciate that ``...`` is pointless in the core so that I'm free to give it a purpose in my own libraries. I prefer to write ``Ellipsis`` as ``...``.