[Python-Dev] PEP 201 - Parallel iteration

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Tue, 18 Jul 2000 23:53:17 -0700

On Wed, Jul 19, 2000 at 12:00:17AM -0400, Barry A. Warsaw wrote:
> >>>>> "MZ" == Moshe Zadka <moshez@math.huji.ac.il> writes:
>     MZ> I'm +1 on that. One thing that bugs me is that we're adding a
>     MZ> builtin type.  Why not stick with the Python implementation?
> I've been thinking a little bit about the other generators, especially
> irange().  I wonder if we shouldn't just be putting zip() and friends
> in their own Python module and not make them builtins?

Which are you proposing:

1) implement in a Python module. clients use some_module.zip()
2) implement in a Python module. insert into builtins. clients use zip().



Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/