lambda in list comprehension acting funny

Hans Mulder hansmu at
Fri Jul 13 21:26:03 CEST 2012

On 13/07/12 20:54:02, Ian Kelly wrote:
> I've also seen the distinction described as "early" vs. "late" binding
> on this list, but I'm not sure how precise that is -- I believe that
> terminology more accurately describes whether method and attribute
> names are looked up at compile-time or at run-time, late binding being
> the feature that makes duck typing possible.

I think that these terms describe the problem at the start of
this thread: the OP was expecting early binding.  However, Python
does late binding, or "acts funny" as it says in the subject line.

-- HansM

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