For review: PEP 308 - If-then-else expression

François Pinard pinard at iro.umontreal.ca
Sun Feb 9 01:52:30 CET 2003


[Tim Peters]

> [Tim]
> > Just noting that if the proposal is accepted, we can get rid of
> > those pesky "and" and "or" operators:
> >
> >     x and y    same_as    y if x else x
> >     x or y     same_as    x if x else y
> >
> > Removing two things each time a new one is added is an effective way
> > to keep the language small <wink>.

> At least one of these two statements is true:

> 1. I was joking.

Fair enough!  I should know you better... :-)

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