One last shot at the Augmented Assignment PEP

Steve Juranich sjuranic at
Thu Sep 14 00:21:29 CEST 2000

On Wed, 13 Sep 2000, Bob Alexander wrote:

> As a proponent of *true* augmented assignment, though, I suggest we
> rename that new feature in Python to something more appropriate to the
> definition. Like "sometimes-augmented sometimes-assignment". Or "totally
> new operators having little to do with assignment".

Or perhaps, "And now for something Completely Different"?

Stephen W. Juranich                         sjuranic at
Electrical Engineering
University of Washington   

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