[Python-Dev] defaultdict and on_missing()

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Feb 24 07:53:12 CET 2006

Michael Chermside wrote:
> The next() method of iterators was an interesting
> object lesson. ... Since it was sometimes invoked by name
> and sometimes by special mechanism, the choice was to use the
> unadorned name, but later experience showed that it would have been
> better the other way.

Any thoughts about fixing this in 3.0?


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