send() to a generator in a "for" loop with continue(val)??

Michele Simionato michele.simionato at
Sat Apr 18 15:47:56 CEST 2009

On Apr 18, 3:03 pm, a... at (Aahz) wrote:
> In article <gsc7e1$rj6$0... at>,
> Peter Otten  <__pete... at> wrote:
> >If it were up to me I'd rip out send() immediatly. At first I thought I
> >would see a compelling use case and be enlightened, but it never happened.
> Too late -- it's likely to get an upgrade for 3.1 and 2.7.  Basically,
> send() is useful for coroutines, and if you haven't yet read
> you really should (assuming you want to continue arguing).
> --

I suspect Peter knows everything about coroutines and still he is not
convinced about
.send. FWIW, I am sympathic with him.

 M. Simionato

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