max(), sum(), next()

bearophileHUGS at lycos.com bearophileHUGS at lycos.com
Thu Sep 4 21:42:21 CEST 2008


David C. Ullrich:
> At least in mathematics, the sum of the elements of
> the empty set _is_ 0, while the maximum element of the
> empty set is undefined.

What do you think about my idea of adding that 'default' argument to
the max()/min() functions?

Bye,
bearophile



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