[Python-Dev] metaclass insanity
05 Nov 2002 11:32:48 +0000
Just van Rossum <email@example.com> writes:
> While I'm sure this was just a theoretical example, _this_ specific
> case is much easier written as a generator (and I _love_ the idiom
> of making the __iter__ method a generator, I think it's
Maybe it's underused because it hasn't occured to people? It
certainly does look neat.
now struggling to think of an iterator that's better done as a
class than a generator...
incidentally, asking why things are "left out of the language" is
a good sign that the asker is fairly clueless.
-- Erik Naggum, comp.lang.lisp