Python style questions
mwh21 at cam.ac.uk
Mon Mar 19 20:43:55 CET 2001
cobrien at Radix.Net (Cary O'Brien) writes:
> 2. One thing I've done is to define classes used only by another class
> inside that class. For example, if a class A needs to keep track of a
> bunch of "things", then the class definition for the "things" is inside
> of the class definition of A. This is
> a. SOP
> b. Brilliant
> c. Idiotic
The scoping can get a bit counter-intuitive
> 3. I really miss not having a "switch" or "case" statement. Sniff.
3. Syntactic sugar causes cancer of the semicolon.
-- Alan Perlis, http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/perlis-alan/quotes.html
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