jgardn at alumni.washington.edu
Tue Nov 27 02:55:16 CET 2001
James A. H. Skillen wrote:
> Has anyone ever wished that Python had operators defined on functions?
> For example, suppose you want the function f(x) = cos(x) + sin(x).
> You could do:
> Does this make sense, or have I been doing too much mathematics? ;-)
Too complicated. It's pretty easy to make them the traditional way. The new
syntax would only make python that much harder to read.
I think this goes along the lines of why there is no ? : construct. You can
just use an if/else, and it reads much easier besides.
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