max(), sum(), next()

Boris Borcic bborcic at
Mon Sep 8 15:54:19 CEST 2008

David C. Ullrich wrote:
> (ii) If A is a subset of B then we should have
> max(A) <= max(B). This requires that max(empty set)
> be something that's smaller than everything else.
> So we give up on that.

Er, what about instances of variations/elaborations on

class Smaller(object) : __cmp__ = lambda *_ : -1


Cheers, BB

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