[Python-3000] signature annotation in the function signature or a separate line

Josiah Carlson jcarlson at uci.edu
Mon Aug 21 00:47:52 CEST 2006

"Guido van Rossum" <guido at python.org> wrote:
> > given the precedent of type inferenced languages
> > that use a separate line for optional type information
> Can you show us an example or two?

C/C++ probably doesn't count, being that type information is required,
but one can relocate type information to other lines...

cross(inp1, inp2, inpl1, inpl2, outp)
double* inp1;
double* inp2;
long    inpl1;
long    inpl2;
double* outp
    /* body goes here */

 - Josisha

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