[Python-ideas] allow `lambda' to be spelled λ

Rustom Mody rustompmody at gmail.com
Mon Jul 18 00:20:19 EDT 2016

On Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 9:51:16 AM UTC+5:30, Ben Finney wrote:
> Alexander Belopolsky
> <alexander.... at gmail.com <javascript:>> writes:
> > We already have two camps: those who don't mind using "lambda" and
> > those who would only use "def."
> I don't know anyone in the latter camp, do you?
> I am in the camp that loves ‘lambda’ for some narrowly-specified
> purposes *and* thinks ‘def’ is generally a better tool.
I suspect the two major camps are those who consider CS to be a branch of 
math and those who dont
Those who dont typically have a strong resistance to the facts of history:
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