I'm coming from Tcl-world ...

Andres Rosado arosado at softhome.net
Mon Aug 5 20:32:11 EDT 2002

At 09:26 PM 8/2/2002 -0400, you wrote:
>Clearly, minimalism can be taken to a ridiculous extreme.  But, I still fail
>to see what problem adding switch-case syntax fixes.  It is certainly not
>more compact than a dictionary approach AFAIKT, and it is (arguably) no 
>so why add more sugar here?
>(Then again, I am fond of table (dictionary)-driven constructs because
>they are, IMHO, much more maintainable and clear than the equivalent
>in-line implementations... I'm a wee bit biased)

I'm quite new to programming in Python and this puzzled me. Could you give 
me an example of using dictionaries instead of switch?

Thank you very much!

Andres Rosado
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