[Python-ideas] Unpack of sequences
ned at nedbatchelder.com
Wed Aug 29 15:57:30 CEST 2012
On 8/29/2012 9:50 AM, Carlo Pires wrote:
> I was just wondering why unpack of sequences did not follow same
> behavior of functions parameters. I mean:
> first, *rest = 'a b c'.split()
> should work in python, why doesn't it?
It does in Python 3:
Python 3.2.3 (default, Apr 11 2012, 07:15:24) [MSC v.1500 32 bit
(Intel)] on win32
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>>> first, *rest = 'a b c'.split()
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