The REALLY bad thing about Python lists ..

Philip 'Yes, that's my address' Newton nospam.newton at
Sat May 20 12:56:03 CEST 2000

On Thu, 18 May 2000 20:33:10 GMT, Garry Hodgson <garry at>

>	...80000 lines of code omitted...
>(and yes, i've seen programs like that.)

How K&R! Nowadays, of course, with modern software design techniques,
this would get re-written into:

int main(int argc, char *argv[])
    ...80000 lines of code omitted...
    return 0;

Philip Newton <nospam.newton at>
If you're not part of the solution, you're part of the precipitate.

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