[Python-ideas] "try with" syntactic sugar

Daniel Stutzbach daniel at stutzbachenterprises.com
Sun Mar 1 23:53:09 CET 2009

On Sun, Mar 1, 2009 at 4:31 PM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:

> Sorry, but my gut keeps telling me that "try with" is not taking the
> language into a direction I am comfortable with. Programming language
> design is not a rational science. Most reasoning about is is at best
> rationalization of gut feelings, and at worst plain wrong. So, sorry,
> but I'm going with my gut feelings, so it's still -1. (Or if you wish,
> -1000.)

I thought that might be the case based on your first response, but figured
I'd give it one more shot.  ;-)  I respect your opinion.  Consider it

Daniel Stutzbach, Ph.D.
President, Stutzbach Enterprises, LLC <http://stutzbachenterprises.com>
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