[Python-ideas] "While" suggestion

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Tue Jul 8 06:08:04 CEST 2008

On Mon, Jul 7, 2008 at 7:10 PM, Talin <talin at acm.org> wrote:
> I'm actually more interested in the "as" clause being added to "if" rather
> than "while".

Thanks for the support. :-) The more examples we get suggesting that
this might also come in handy in other contexts the more ammo I have
against the request to add it *just* to the while loop. And adding it
everywhere is not an option, as has been explained previously.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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