Some language proposals.

Jacek Generowicz jacek.generowicz at
Thu Feb 26 09:29:47 CET 2004

Paul Prescod <paul at> writes:

> But the more important point is that people do not NEED it much. Guido
> writes hundreds of lines of Python code per week. If he often ran into
> situations where a mutable closure would make a big difference then he
> would presumably find some way of doing it. The people who want this
> seem most often to be people trying to import their coding styles from
> another language.

Methinks that your image of just how much Guido drives new additions to
the language, is a little dated.

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