[Python-Dev] pipe syntax for sequential data
skip at pobox.com
Tue Apr 13 12:58:27 EDT 2004
>> This recipe proposes an alternative syntax for sequential data
>> processing functions, that reflects unix shell pipe syntax. Here is
>> an example:
>> bash_users = ( file('/etc/passwd') | grep('/bin/bash') | aslist )
aahz> If you're serious about this, you'll need to write up a PEP and
aahz> push it forward.
Also, you should release it as a standalone module (perhaps create a
SourceForge project for it) so it can "cook" for awhile and you can get
feedback and perhaps some new command objects for your pipe.
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