[BangPypers] An interesting beginner post at Stackoverflow

Roshan Mathews rmathews at gmail.com
Wed Oct 21 04:59:27 CEST 2009


On Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 8:06 AM, srid <sridhar.ratna at gmail.com> wrote:
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1597764/is-there-a-better-pythonic-way-to-do-this
>
Nice.  Martelli says:
    (avoid setdefault, that was never a good design and doesn't have
     good performance either, as well as being pretty murky)

Any idea why?

> I am now researching on a way to gather top posts (w/ python tag) on
> Stackoverflow to create something similar to weeklyreddit.appspot.com
>
Weekly Reddit is such a cool idea, except I end up checking proggit
frequently anyways.  Then I guilt out when I get the rss posts on
Sunday.  :-S

Roshan Mathews


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