[Python-Dev] Examples for PEP 572

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Wed Jul 4 15:34:11 EDT 2018

On Wed, Jul 04, 2018 at 03:24:08PM -0400, Terry Reedy wrote:
> On 7/4/2018 9:35 AM, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> >On Wed, Jul 04, 2018 at 05:02:07PM +1000, Chris Angelico wrote:
> >>On Wed, Jul 4, 2018 at 4:07 PM, Serhiy Storchaka <storchaka at gmail.com> 
> >>wrote:
> >
> >>"Assignment is a statement" -- that's exactly the point under discussion.
> I believe that this is Chris quoting and commenting on Serhiy having 
> said 'assigment is a statement'
> >Not any more it isn't. We've now gone from discussion to bitter
> >recriminations *wink*
> I don't see any recrimination in what either said.

Haven't you been reading the rest of the thread? The Twitter storm? The 
ranting on Reddit that this is the end of the world and Python is 

I wasn't referring specifically to Chris or Serhiy's comments, but about 
the general over-reaction, here and elsewhere.


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