Attack a sacred Python Cow
D'Arcy J.M. Cain
darcy at druid.net
Sat Jul 26 16:11:13 CEST 2008
On Sat, 26 Jul 2008 09:45:21 +0200
Torsten Bronger <bronger at physik.rwth-aachen.de> wrote:
> Of course, "self" would have to become a reserved word. You could
> say that this may break some code, but I don't see much freedom
Isn't this a showstopper all by itself?
> removed from the language. After all, being a German, I still can't
> write "Für i in range(10)". ;-)
Yes, this is why good languages try to limit the number of reserved
words as much as possible.
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