[Python-Dev] Dict constructor
Wed, 26 Jun 2002 15:55:38 +0200
Barry A. Warsaw wrote:
>>>>>>"RH" == Raymond Hettinger <email@example.com> writes:
> RH> Second wild idea of the day:
> RH> The dict constructor currently accepts sequences where each
> RH> element has length 2, interpreted as a key-value pair.
> RH> Let's have it also accept sequences with elements of length 1,
> RH> interpreted as a key:None pair.
> None might be an unfortunate choice because it would make dict.get()
> less useful. I'd prefer key:1
How about key:True ?