Bug or feature?
skip at pobox.com
Fri Jan 16 16:44:42 CET 2004
>> Now that you mention it... Yeah... Can you imagine trying to figure
>> out what something like
>> alist = ['j', 'i', 'h', 'g', 'f', 'e', 'd', 'c', 'b', 'a']
>> res = alist[:5] + alist.sort() + alist[5:]
>> was supposed to return?
>> The only "known" is that the middle is supposed to be abcdefghij, but
>> the left and right ends depend solely on order of evaluation...
That's easy. You get a TypeError exception, because alist.sort() returns
Like Jp said:
Jp> Doesn't seem to be a problem, after all.
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