New user's initial thoughts / criticisms of Python

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Sun Nov 10 01:54:52 CET 2013

On Sun, Nov 10, 2013 at 11:50 AM, MRAB <python at> wrote:
> On 09/11/2013 22:44, Jonathan wrote:
>> In pythonic syntax:
>> select <expression0>:
>>    case <case expression>,[<case expression>],:
>>    ....
>>    ....
>>    case else:
> [snip]
> It's more likely that the cases would be indented the same amount as
> the 'select', and you wouldn't need 'case else', just 'else'.

To fully bike-shed something that's not even a proposal, much less one
that's likely to happen: I would agree with Jonathan, the 'select'
block ends with a colon and gets indented.


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