allow line break at operators
duncan.booth at invalid.invalid
Wed Aug 10 14:25:21 CEST 2011
Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 10:56 AM, Dan Sommers <dan at tombstonezero.net>
>> In terms of easier to read, I find code easier to read when the
>> operators are at the beginnings of the lines (PEP 8 notwithstanding):
>> x = (someobject.somemethod(object3, thing)
>> + longfunctionname(object2)
>> + otherfunction(value1, value2, value3))
> Without the parentheses, this is legal but (probably) useless; it
> applies the unary + operator to the return value of those functions.
No, in some other languages it might be legal, but this is Python.
without the parentheses it is a syntax error.
Duncan Booth http://kupuguy.blogspot.com
More information about the Python-list