[Python-ideas] x=(yield from) confusion [was:Yet another alternative name for yield-from]

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Mon Apr 6 04:53:18 CEST 2009

Guido van Rossum wrote:

> I still don't think that refactoring should drive the design
> exclusively.  Refactoring is *one* thing that becomes easier with
> yield-from. But I want the design to look pretty from as many angles
> as possible.

Certainly. But I feel that any extra features should
be in some sense extensions or generalizations of
what is needed to support refactoring. Otherwise the
scope of the proposal can expand without bound.


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