[Python-Dev] accumulator display syntax

Walter Dörwald walter at livinglogic.de
Tue Oct 21 18:28:51 EDT 2003

Guido van Rossum wrote:

> [...]
> Thanks for trying to bang some sense into this.
> Personally, I still like the idea best to make
>     (x for x in S)
> be an iterator comprehension
> and
>     [x for x in S]
> syntactic sugar for the common operation
>     list((x for x in S))

Would this mean:
[x for x in S] is a list comprehension and
[(x for x in S)] is a list containing one generator expression?

    Walter Dörwald

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