[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 285: Adding a bool type
Tue, 2 Apr 2002 21:12:08 +0200
From: M.-A. Lemburg <email@example.com>
> As a conclusion, I think it would be better to make bool() a
> new type which does *not* inherit from integers, but which
> does know how deal with other types which are commonly
> used together with booleans such as integers. However, the
> type should implement boolean algebra and not try to
> mimic integer arithemtic, i.e. True - True raises an
does know how deal with other types which are commonly
used together with booleans such as integers" ??
with deal you mean throwing exceptions?