is list comprehension necessary?

Chris Rebert clp2 at rebertia.com
Tue Oct 26 21:34:15 CEST 2010


On 10/26/10, Mikael B <mback1 at live.se> wrote:
>>     That's from the functional programming crowd.
>>
>>     Python isn't a functional language.
>
> A noob question: what is a functional language?  What does it meen?

A language which supports the functional programming paradigm:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Functional_programming

Google+Wikipedia are your friends as always.

Cheers,
Chris



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