[Python-ideas] Verbatim names (allowing keywords as names)

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Thu May 17 02:03:32 EDT 2018

Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> Let's say you're reading from a CSV file, creating an object from each 
> row, and processing it:

Okay, I can see it could be useful for situations like that.

But this is still a completely different use case from the
one that started this discussion, which was making it less
painful to add new keywords to the language. The backslash
idea doesn't help at all with that.


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