[Python-ideas] Introduce collections.Reiterable

Raymond Hettinger raymond.hettinger at gmail.com
Fri Sep 20 23:48:45 CEST 2013

On Sep 20, 2013, at 2:15 PM, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:

> . The glossary might say that the older __getitem__ protocol is semi-deprecated (it is no longer used directly) but is adapted for back compatibility.

It is NOT deprecated.   People use and rely on this behavior.  It is a guaranteed behavior.  Please don't use the glossary as a place to introduce changes to the language.

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