Guilty as charged
Joseph.Schachner at Teledyne.com
Fri Jul 27 12:23:11 EDT 2018
thing == None
would work perfectly in almost all cases in practice, it's unidiomatic and suggests the writer isn't quite comfortable with the workings of the language"
I admit, I've been a C++ programmer for many years and a Python programmer for only about 5 years. But, I did learn something here. I've read books on Python and somehow still did not know that None is guaranteed to be a singleton in all implementations, and that not only does "thing is None" therefore work (guaranteed), but that that is the Pythonic thing to do. ... Maybe I missed it, but I'll remember it now.
--- Joseph S.
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