FW: [Python-Dev] conditional expressions?
markus at schabi.de
Tue Oct 16 14:11:10 CEST 2001
William Park <opengeometry at yahoo.ca> schrub:
>> > > A conditional expression analogy to list comprehensions would be
>> > > x = (a if b else c)
>> You can also remove the parentheses, and not have to worry about the
>> "if" starting a new line.
> I believe Perl and Ruby has
> x = a if b
What does this do? Is it a conditional assignment?
Should rather be spelled like
x if= a, b
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