[Python-Dev] Re: Sets: elt in dict, lst.include
Eric S. Raymond
Wed, 24 Jan 2001 04:09:18 -0500
Guido van Rossum <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > let's just say that "in" is the same thing as "has_key",
> > and be done with it.
> You know, I've long resisted this, but I agree now -- this is the
> right thing.
I think we've just justified the time and energy that went into this
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