[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 279 revisited

Martin v. Loewis martin@v.loewis.de
24 Apr 2002 08:21:36 +0200

"Raymond Hettinger" <python@rcn.com> writes:

> An arbitrary enumerate() function is clearly going to create=20
> numbers while an itemize() found in the wild could potentially=20
> do something non-numeric.

With the highschool English education I got, I would not associate
"enumerate" with "numbers are coming out". Even if it was "aufz=E4hlen",
I'd still not associate it with "Zahlen" in everyday's life.