[Python-ideas] for/else syntax
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Sat Oct 3 17:34:18 CEST 2009
Since we're voting,
Yuvgoog Greenle writes:
> I'd like to hear if people like this idea and if so, which of the 2
> options do you like better.
-1 on both. In one liners (ie, comprehensions and generator
expressions) I think "for ... if" is readable, but it means something
> Also, now that the syntax is generic, you can add on to it whatever
> you like.
With the wind chill factor, -2.
The only other syntax I've seen so far that makes any sense to me at
for x in xs:
# suite containing break
# suite to execute after processing all xs
but that would require a new keyword, so that's -1, too.
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