foldr function in Python
__peter__ at web.de
Fri Nov 23 15:20:38 CET 2007
> On Nov 23, 10:54 am, Steven D'Aprano <st... at REMOVE-THIS-
> cybersource.com.au> wrote:
>> Alas and alack, I believe that Guido has a distaste for all but the
>> simplest functional idioms, and an irrational belief that anything using
>> reduce() must be too complex to bear. reduce() is going away, not just
>> from the built-ins but (I believe) from the standard library as well.
I believe I've spotted an irrational belief in an irrational belief of the
BDFL here ;)
> I thought that at the last count it was merely being moved out into
> functools (or somewhere similar).
reduce() is indeed in the functools -- added by Guido van Rossum himself.
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