who uses Python or Ruby, and for what?
balexander at rsv.ricoh.com
Tue May 1 15:18:37 EDT 2001
> In 2.2 you should be able to do:
> for line in file:
> to do the same thing. Iterators are cool.
Yes -- I'm looking forward to Python iterators, too.
Since this came up in a Ruby context, I should point out that in Ruby you can write:
for line in file
It seems that Python is playing catch-up in this area (Java, Ruby and some other language environments have had iterators since their inceptions), but better late than never! The Python flavor of
iterator is pretty nice.
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