I'm coming from Tcl-world ...
wurmy at earthlink.net
Tue Aug 6 19:26:54 CEST 2002
Andreas Leitgeb wrote:
> Hans Nowak <wurmy at earthlink.net> wrote:
>>> [ 'A loop, whose body can directly and freely modify the
>>> loop-var, thereby controlling the loop' ]
>>> Python lacks it.
>>Such a loop seems a bit "un-Pythonic",
> Surely, before 2.2, generators looked very "un-Pythonic", too.
> for i in list_of_features_not_in_current_Python:
> assert( i.isPythonic == 0 )
Yeah, you have a point there.
>>>I wrote: the location of continue may be nested arbitrarily deep down
>>> inside other if's.
>>I may be misunderstanding something here, but my code did not contain
> Yes, you have been misunderstanding me, but it doesn't matter.
> If you like this sorted out, mail me, and when we're done, maybe
> we write a followup with the consensus. (otherwise such threads never end)
There are worse threads to participate in... at least this one is constructive.
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