Linq to Python

Tim Golden mail at
Wed Sep 24 15:20:17 EDT 2008

bearophileHUGS at wrote:
> sturlamolden:
>> No, because Python already has list comprehensions and we don't need the XML buzzword.<
> LINQ is more than buzzwords. Python misses several of those features.
> So maybe for once the Python crowd may recognize such C# feature as
> much better than things present in Python.
> Said that, I presume Python will go on as usual, and LINQ-like
> capabilities will not be integrated in Python. In the meantime where I
> live lot of people will keep using C# instead of Python and CLisp,
> natural selection at work indeed.

Perhaps a quick summary of what LINQ offers which might
"be integrated into Python" would help those of us who
are ignorant? (This is a serious comment; I'd like to know).


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