For review: PEP 308 - If-then-else expression
ark at research.att.com
Mon Feb 10 04:24:48 CET 2003
Samuele> There are ~100 instances of that in the std lib code, see Tim
Samuele> Peters post or the std lib directly, is for all to see.
Right. So all those uses give the impression that the (cond and x or y)
technique works in all cases--which it doesn't.
If (cond and x or y) always worked, I don't think I would care about
introducing if-then-else expressions at all.
Andrew Koenig, ark at research.att.com, http://www.research.att.com/info/ark
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