[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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