gchiaramonte at yahoo.com
Wed Sep 6 14:09:53 CEST 2000
> The inconsistancy of trailing commas or semicolons (tuple
> operators?) can be solved by requiring them.
> one_item_tuple = 1;
> two_item_tuple = 1;2;
> Now tuple construction can be explained by saying:
> The tuple operator - ';' - concatenates the preceeding
> item into a tuple.
> [item] ; [item ; ...]
> Is that simple enough?
> Would it work?
no - semicolons are used to delimit statements. pg 14 - Python Essential
two_item_tuple = 1;2;
is the same as
two_item_tuple = 1;
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