[Python-Dev] List comprehension syntax (Features for Python 2.0)

Eric S. Raymond esr@thyrsus.com
Tue, 25 Jul 2000 17:59:37 -0400

Skip Montanaro <skip@mojam.com>:
> It occurred to me a little bit ago to suggest that we just allow complete
> statements within list constructors.  The semantics would be that any
> objects left on the stack at the end of the statements would constitute the
> elements of the list.  Is that too weird?

Not only is it non-weird, I think it is finally pushing in the right direction.
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