[Python-Dev] list splicing

Raymond Hettinger raymond.hettinger at verizon.net
Tue Sep 20 01:20:20 CEST 2005

[Fred L. Drake]
> Indeed, "star unpacking" has been brought up many times; I think it
> be
> really cool myself.  

It might have a chance of acceptance this time if the proponents stick
with unpacking at the end:   a,b,*c=sometup  instead of a,*b,c=sometup.
The latter has usually gotten shot down quickly, taking the former down
with it.


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