[Python-ideas] Boolean value of file object?

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Sun Jan 8 02:18:30 CET 2012

On Sun, Jan 8, 2012 at 11:07 AM, Mike Meyer <mwm at mired.org> wrote:
> My own thought is that this is a case where status quo wins, but
> thought someone else might think the idea has more merit.

Unfortunately, there are way too many "file-like objects" in the wild
for it to ever be feasible to rely on such a shorthand. Cute idea,


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