[Python-ideas] revisit pep 377: good use case?

Craig Yoshioka craigyk at me.com
Thu Mar 1 03:21:23 CET 2012

> The fact that with blocks are not flow-control is a feature, not a bug.
>> why shouldn't the with block be skippable?
> It is skippable. Like every other code block, it is skippable by wrapping it in flow-control code to decide whether or not to skip it.

I'm not claiming the current functionality is a bug, just unfortunate.

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