[Python-Dev] switch statement

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Sat Sep 29 12:04:20 EDT 2018

On Fri, Sep 21, 2018 at 02:10:00PM -0700, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> There's already a rejected PEP about a switch statement:
> https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-3103/. There's no point bringing this
> up again unless you have a new use case.
> There have been several promising posts to python-ideas about the much more
> powerful idea of a "match" statement. Please search for those before
> re-posting on python-ideas.

The Coconut transpiler also includes some interesting ideas for a match 
and case statement:




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