[Python-Dev] Rich Comparisons technical prerelease
Eric S. Raymond
Wed, 17 Jan 2001 18:04:09 -0500
Guido van Rossum <email@example.com>:
> This makes it possible to define types with partial orderings.
Guido's time machine is working again, and seems now to have been
augmented by telepathy. I was just thinking about bugging him about
I will definitely check this out with my set() class -- it was waiting on
rich comparisons so I could do partial-orderings properly. If it works,
we'll have set algebra for the standard library. Coolness.
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