A bit weird dictionary behavior
ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Wed Sep 24 12:15:09 CEST 2008
In message <mailman.1385.1222126198.3487.python-list at python.org>, Terry
> From this viewpoint, objecters would instead have to argue that it is
> wrong to have such implicit calls and that programmers should have to
> put them in explicitly.
But then again, you want to avoid unexpected restrictions like in Java,
where bool is a separate type, and while it is discrete, it cannot be used
to index arrays.
(Cf Pascal, where any discrete type could be used as an array index type.)
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