fredrik at pythonware.com
Fri Nov 3 08:58:36 CET 2006
Paul Rubin wrote:
> - Generators
> - Iterators
> - Array comprehensions
> - Destructuring assignment
> Sounds like another language we know.
> Given the years of development in Python and similarities to
> ECMAScript in application domains and programmer communities, we would
> rather follow than lead. By standing on Python's shoulders we reuse
> developer knowledge as well as design and implementation experience.
> The trick then becomes not borrowing too much from Python, just enough
> to gain the essential benefits: structured value-generating
> continuations and a general iteration protocol.
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