Python 2.0b1 is released!

Oleg Broytmann phd at phd.russ.ru
Wed Sep 6 15:14:01 CEST 2000


On 6 Sep 2000, Bernhard Reiter wrote:
> >   - Augmented assignment, e.g. x += 1
> 
> I cannot resist saying that I still consider this an archane "C" -like
> feature which should be better solved with the replace or macro
> function of the editor. I always liked the clearness of the normal
> 	x = x + 1

   Do you prefer
dict["key"].attr = dict["key"].attr + 12
   instead of
dict["key"].attr += 12
   ?

   The second is cleaner and faster, right?

Oleg.
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           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.





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