[Python-ideas] dictionary unpacking

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Mon Mar 31 16:43:09 CEST 2008


On Mon, Mar 31, 2008, Mathias Panzenb?ck wrote:
>
> Maybe dictionary unpacking would be a nice thing?
> 
>  >>> d = {'foo': 42, 'egg': 23}
>  >>> {'foo': bar, 'egg': spam} = d
>  >>> print bar, spam
> 42 23
> 
> What do you think? Bad idea? Good idea?

Horrible idea.  ;-)
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