[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 218 (sets); moving set.py to Lib
Magnus Lie Hetland
Sat, 24 Aug 2002 16:30:26 +0200
Eric S. Raymond <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Makes sense. Hardware designers care a lot about reduction to disjunctive
> normal form. Much more than logicians do, actually.
> > Hmm, I just realized that I've also seen it in an American book on
> > discrete maths, so it's not just us Swedes ;)
> Odd that I haven't encountered it.
Indeed. I thought this was quite standard when working with digital
And -- I don't quite see why we're talking about Boolean algebra in
general here, when we're specifically looking for set operators... Oh,
Magnus Lie Hetland The Anygui Project