from future import pass_function

Michael Hrivnak mhrivnak at
Thu Jul 26 23:15:51 CEST 2012

It's not uncommon for "pass" to be referred to as a control statement,
although I see your point that it isn't exerting as much control over
the flow of execution as others.  As further evidence, this doc
categorizes it as a "statement" within "flow control tools":


On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 2:42 AM, Ulrich Eckhardt
<ulrich.eckhardt at> wrote:
> pass is not a control statement, it is just a placeholder to make it
> explicit that there is nothing else to be expected here.
> Uli
> --

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