a = b = 1 just syntactic sugar?

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Tue Jun 10 18:42:18 CEST 2003


"Nielson Family" <junk at geekabytes.net> wrote in message
news:mailman.1055256424.6878.python-list at python.org...
> Terry,
>
> I'm flattered you think my hack is  'clever' ;)
>
> I am curious... don't you think that using the name that an
anonymous
> function is assigned to within the anonymous function breaks the
concept
> of an anonymous function?

Sure, but to me, that's just a side-effect of being an expression.

TJR






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