[Python-ideas] Before and after the colon in funciton defs.

Eric Snow ericsnowcurrently at gmail.com
Thu Sep 22 00:38:39 CEST 2011

On Wed, Sep 21, 2011 at 3:59 PM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
> Hm. I think doing this as an expression modifier is too wacky. But as
> a statement modifier, it could fit in the lineage of global and
> nonlocal.

Agreed, though just for assignment statements.   Also, it may be
confusing to allow more than one static assignment to the same name in
the function body.  Perhaps that should be a SyntaxError.


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