[Python-Dev] Re: "groupby" iterator

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Wed Dec 3 18:49:38 EST 2003

Zack Weinberg <zack at codesourcery.com>:

> If you're going to mess with lambda at all, please try to come up with
> a way for it not to be limited to a single expression.

That's not the direction I want to go in. Lambdas are best
for extremely small functions. For anything more complicated,
I believe you're better off using a def.

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