bool behavior in Python 3000?
stargaming at gmail.com
Wed Jul 11 10:06:30 CEST 2007
Alan Isaac schrieb:
> Stargaming wrote:
>> I think Bjoern just wanted to point out that all those binary boolean
>> operators already work *perfectly*.
> But reread Steven.
> Alan Isaac
What would you expect this operation to return then?
The * and + operations described in the previously mentioned document
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Two-element_Boolean_algebra) work as you'd
expect them to do, if you explicitly state "hey, this should be a
boolean algebra operation". And that's okay in my opinion. If you could
describe what's wrong about that result, we could probably help better.
Steven just suggests another (IMO totally unrelated) implementation of
bool types. A point that Bjoern does not even touch here. Besides, his
implementations fails at the * operation.
Bjoern does not (sorry, if I say anything wrong, Bjoern) say the current
behaviour is right or wrong. He just says that you can make Python aware
of boolean algrebra utilizing `bool()` easily.
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