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

Dale Strickland-Clark dale at
Sun Feb 9 11:12:51 CET 2003

"Andrew Dalke" <adalke at> wrote:

>Dale Strickland-Clark:
>> We take great pride in our code and there is a lot of peer code
>> review. If your code doesn't stand-up (is ugly, awkward, poorly
>> commented or buggy) you get chastised mercilessly.
>I've seen companies like this.
>But as for me, I would prefer a company which supports and
>encourages good programming styles, rather than one which
>encourages chastisement of bad styles.  Positive reinforcement
>rather than negative.
>                    Andrew
>                    dalke at

It's all light hearted and fun but you do try and avoid being on the
receiving end.
Dale Strickland-Clark
Riverhall Systems Ltd

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