Has apparent 2.4b1 bug been fixed? flatten in Lib\compiler\ast.py overloads 'list' name

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Wed Jan 19 18:17:59 CET 2005


Larry Bates wrote:

> You have name clashing between Python's built in list function
> and the variable called list that you pass into the function.
> Change the passed in variable name to something else.
> 
I believe Bengt was merely seeking confirmation that this was indeed a 
bug in a distributed library (which he then provided himself by finding 
a bug report). Hence his use of the phrase "overloads 'list' name" in 
the subject line!

regards
  Steve
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