[Python-Dev] Let's just *keep* lambda

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Wed Feb 8 20:28:25 CET 2006

Raymond Hettinger wrote:
>>How about (lambda x,y: x**y)?
> The purpose of this thread was to conserve brain-power by bringing the issue 
> to a close.  Instead, it is turning into syntax/renaming fest.  May I 
> suggest that this be moved to comp.lang.python and return only if a 
> community consensus emerges from the thousands of random variants?
Right, then we can get back to important stuff like how to represent 
octal constants.

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