[Python-Dev] Currently baking idea for dict.sequpdate(iterable, value=True)

Just van Rossum just@letterror.com
Tue, 26 Nov 2002 01:17:31 +0100

Fredrik Lundh wrote:

> if the value has no meaning, why not use a set?  how many ways
> do we need to do the same thing?

True, very true. This basically kills the idea for me.