Terminology: "reference" versus "pointer"

Akira Li 4kir4.1i at gmail.com
Mon Sep 14 03:22:31 CEST 2015

Steven D'Aprano <steve at pearwood.info> writes:

> On Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:17 am, Akira Li wrote:
>> I don't see why the model that can't describe range(1) in Python 3
>> pretends to be complete.
> Please explain.
> range(1) returns a range instance. What is hard about that?

Look at the last example:

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