[Python-Dev] "and" and "or" operators in Py3.0
mwh at python.net
Tue Sep 20 10:02:41 CEST 2005
Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> writes:
> On 9/19/05, Raymond Hettinger <raymond.hettinger at verizon.net> wrote:
>> I propose that in Py3.0, the "and" and "or" operators be simplified to
>> always return a Boolean value instead of returning the last evaluated
> While you're at it, maybe we should switch to && and || as well?
> That's another thing I always mistype when switching between
You're joking, surely?
> Also, this proposal needs to be considered together with the addition
> of a proper conditional operator, like x?y:z.
I think this discussion has been had before, you know.
> Look I don't know. Thankyou everyone for arguing me round in
No need for thanks, ma'am; that's what we're here for.
-- LNR & Michael M Mason, cam.misc
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