[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 218 (sets); moving set.py to Lib

Greg Ewing greg@cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Wed, 21 Aug 2002 12:46:23 +1200 (NZST)

> Um, the notation is '|' and '&', not 'or' and 'and', and those are
> what I learned in school.

Really? The notation I learned in school was big-rounded-U
for union and big-upside-down-rounded-U for intersection.
Not available in the ASCII character set, unfortunately.

But I agree that | and & are fairlly intuitive substitutes
for these, and they agree with what you use for bit twiddling.

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