Controlling a generator the pythonic way

Delaney, Timothy C (Timothy) tdelaney at avaya.com
Tue Jun 14 00:36:02 CEST 2005


Steve Holden wrote:

> Sigh indeed. But if you allow next() calls to take arguments you are
> effectively arguing for the introduction of full coroutines into the
> language, and I suspect there would be pretty limited support for
> that. 

You mean `PEP 342`_ which I posted earlier and is considered pretty
non-controversial?

I think I may suggest that the name of the PEP be changed to "Coroutines
using advanced iterators".

.. _`PEP 342`: http://www.python.org/peps/pep-0342.html

Tim Delaney



More information about the Python-list mailing list