Range Operation pre-PEP

Rainer Deyke root at rainerdeyke.com
Thu May 10 17:19:26 CEST 2001


"Carlos Ribeiro" <cribeiro at mail.inet.com.br> wrote in message
news:mailman.989496615.20130.python-list at python.org...
> So, if we can propose a new syntax that:
>
> - is clear for both novices and experienced Python programmers
> - does not break anyone's code
> - is consistent with related features (slicing and list comprehensions)
>
> ... there will be no real reason not to make it.

Only if you don't value simplicity.  If this is the case, why are you using
Python at all?


--
Rainer Deyke (root at rainerdeyke.com)
Shareware computer games           -           http://rainerdeyke.com
"In ihren Reihen zu stehen heisst unter Feinden zu kaempfen" - Abigor





More information about the Python-list mailing list