[Python-Dev] Product iteration

Michael Hudson mwh21@cam.ac.uk
25 Jul 2000 23:19:05 +0100

"Eric S. Raymond" <esr@thyrsus.com> writes:

> Wrong answer.  The right answer is to fix lambda (or some variant of
> lambda) to be a true lexical closure.

And presumably local functions too?  Otherwise that's also the wrong


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    one works.
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