[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 279 revisited

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Wed, 24 Apr 2002 11:12:25 -0400

> Is it really a bad idea then to make 'this function' return
> something useful for mapping types? 

Yes.  Believe me.  Don't go there.

(Sigh.  I was only asking for guidance on whether to choose enumerate
or itemize for the name, not reopening the whole subject of this PEP.)

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)