Linux shell to python

Emile van Sebille emile at
Tue Jul 31 01:14:25 CEST 2012

On 7/30/2012 3:56 PM Dan Stromberg said...
> On Mon, Jul 30, 2012 at 9:26 PM, Barry Scott <barry at

>     And of course you can write list comprehensions on as many lines as
>     it take to make the code maintainable.
> Sigh, and I'm also not keen on multi-line list comprehensions,
> specifically because I think they tend to make less readable code.  It
> also becomes a mess when you need to insert print statements to get some
> visibility into what's going on.

I tend to write long one-liners then convert them to loops the first 
time I need to see what's going on.

Premature optimization otherwise.  :)


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