Unfortunate exception on dict item assignment (and why aren't slices hashable?)

Jp Calderone exarkun at intarweb.us
Mon Jul 21 08:19:55 CEST 2003

On Mon, Jul 21, 2003 at 01:22:07AM -0400, Terry Reedy wrote:
> I presume you are asking: Why hasn't slice been converted from a
> 'mere' function to a callable type like int, str, and float have been?
> If this has not yet been done for the coming 2.3, \
> [snip]

  It has.


Lowery's Law:
        If it jams -- force it.  If it breaks, it needed replacing anyway.
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