Proposal: allow '?' and '!' in identifiers
root at rainerdeyke.com
Wed Feb 21 04:34:58 CET 2001
"Joshua Marshall" <jmarshal at mathworks.com> wrote in message
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> I wouldn't say anything is wrong with that approach. But then I could
> also ask "Why do we need underscores as valid identifier characters?
> You can just capitalize the next letter."
> The question mark is an unused character, and carries some
> natural-language meaning. It's useful.
This is mostly a question of aesthetics. I like the way Python (and C/C++)
does it. To me, the question mark looks like an operator; the underscore
Rainer Deyke (root at rainerdeyke.com)
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