types.FunctionType vs types.LambdaType
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Fri Feb 9 15:17:51 CET 2001
"Xavier Defrang" deftly observed:
> I was exploring the wonderful world of the Python
> documentation when I saw that the standard library
> types module had two distinct function types :
> FunctionType and LambdaType. Both of these are
> references to the type 'function' (see code snippet).
Maybe it's historical baggage. It's been the same actual object, with two
'name bindings' in the 'types' module at least since 1.5.2.
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