[Python-Dev] Re: anonymous blocks

Guido van Rossum gvanrossum at gmail.com
Thu Apr 28 01:17:32 CEST 2005

> OK - so what is the point of the sentence::
>     The generator should re-raise this exception; it should not yield
>     another value.
> when discussing StopIteration?

It forbids returning a value, since that would mean the generator
could "refuse" a break or return statement, which is a little bit too
weird (returning a value instead would turn these into continue

I'll change this to clarify that I don't care about the identity of
the StopException instance.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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