Overloading and? was <RE: Should I prefer an external database>
adalke at mindspring.com
Thu Apr 24 04:40:49 CEST 2003
> I do not (and did not) endorse this notion for __and__. I simply
> do not agree with the previous claim that there's no way to
> implement overloading and short-circuiting for the same operator.
> No *good* way given how Python works now, perhaps.
Ahhh, a nit-picker, eh? :)
Let's see. I said:
] There's no way to implement that behaviour in Python, so
] it cannot be overridden.
I submit that a language which worked in your suggested manner
would not be Python.
The nit is now in your court!
dalke at dalkescientific.com
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