hobson42 at gmaiil.com
Sat Aug 28 10:48:47 CEST 2010
On 27/08/2010 21:51, Jussi Piitulainen wrote:
> Meanwhile, I have decided to prefer this:
> def palindromep(s):
> def reversed(s):
> return s[::-1]
> return s == reversed(s)
I like this.
s[::-1] is obscure and non-obvious, especially to Python noobs.
This makes it clear what is going on and why at a cost of very little code.
Very helpful to the maintenance programming in 18 months time!
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