PEP318

Arthur ajsiegel at optonline.com
Thu Aug 12 19:10:24 CEST 2004


On Thu, 12 Aug 2004 17:03:19 GMT, Arthur <ajsiegel at optonline.com>
wrote:
>>
>>One of the objections to:
>>
>>def foo ():
>>   whatever
>>foo = decorator (foo)
>>
>>is that you have to type the word "foo" three times.  
>
>Big f**king deal - all things considered. ;)

Mathematical notation looks to achieve conciseness, and precision of
expression. And on settled matters of notation, assumedly that attempt
has been optimized.

Why is that not good enough for Python?

>
>Art




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