PyWart: More surpises via "implict conversion to boolean" (and other steaming piles!)
rosuav at gmail.com
Tue Feb 11 17:14:40 CET 2014
On Wed, Feb 12, 2014 at 3:07 AM, Jussi Piitulainen
<jpiitula at ling.helsinki.fi> wrote:
> Travis Griggs writes:
>> in fact, methods with long parameter lists are generally seen as
> "If you have a predicate with ten arguments, you probably forgot some"
> (heard long time ago over in the Prolog world).
"Thirteen pushes for each call! Whew. But now we have our files open."
(from an assembly language programming tutorial, on the DosOpen API in OS/2)
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