Python3: on removing map, reduce, filter
elephantum at dezcom.mephi.ru
Sun Jan 9 09:32:55 EST 2005
Paul Rubin wrote:
>>How does GvR suggestions on removing map(), reduce(), filter()
>>correlate with the following that he wrote himself (afaik):
> I think that article was written before list comprehensions were added
> to Python.
anyway list comprehensions are just syntaxic sugar for
>>> for var in list:
>>> smth = ...
(is that correct?)
so there will be no speed gain, while map etc. are C-implemented
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