do/while structure needed
tjreedy at udel.edu
Mon May 15 19:28:58 CEST 2006
"John Salerno" <johnjsal at NOSPAMgmail.com> wrote in message
news:4467786c$0$1956$c3e8da3 at news.astraweb.com...
> Thanks, that looks pretty good. Although I have to say, a do/while
> structure is the much more obvious way. I wonder why it hasn't been
> added to the language.
Been suggested many times, been considered, and rejected. Easily similated
with while True: ... if exit_condition: break which also solves 'loop and a
half' problem, which is more common. Requires new keyword for little gain.
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