Python syntax in Lisp and Scheme
adalke at mindspring.com
Sun Oct 5 22:17:59 CEST 2003
> Also Python's syntax has a whole category of pitfalls that
> C's lacks.
To be fair, there are a couple of syntax pitfalls Python doesn't
have that C has, like the dangling else
else /* indented incorrectly but valid */
and left-right token disambiguation which turns
a++ + b
(in early days of C, I did a =+1 only to find that =+ was
a deprecated version of += )
or in C++ makes it hader to do double level templates
because of the <<
> If Python feels right to you, then you should by all means use it.
Yup, it fits my brain, but my brain ain't yours.
dalke at dalkescientific.com
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