I love assert

Marko Rauhamaa marko at pacujo.net
Wed Nov 12 23:34:49 CET 2014


Anton <anschatten at gmail.com>:

> I can see how assert statement can point out what should not happen,
> can you give an example when a single assert statement would explain
> why it should never happen?

Asserts don't communicate justifications. They simply assert something
to be the case, period. Any other elaborations must go in comments.


Marko



More information about the Python-list mailing list