Confused about pep 318
steven.bethard at gmail.com
Thu Aug 5 18:01:26 CEST 2004
Skip Montanaro <skip at pobox.com> wrote in message news:<mailman.1160.1091658179.5135.python-list at python.org>...
> the new syntax will be:
> def func():
Wow, this one really feels like it was slipped in while no one was
looking. While I don't go to Python conferences, I do occasionally
check python-dev, and I totally missed whatever thread introduced the
@ syntax. Scary...
Not a big fan of this syntax -- no intuitive reason why @ would mean
decorator -- but I presume this has already been complained about...
Could someone direct me to the discussions about this? I'd like to
see why it was the eventual favored syntax...
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