[Tutor] list as a first class citizen in python?
Wed, 26 Dec 2001 16:53:26 -0000
> So much for lists being first class citizens! Compare
> this with Perl's
> Or even with references:
> $y = [ @$x ];
Looks a lot like y = x[:] to me ;-)
> what's wrong with working with a reference.
> can someone explain the argument here?
When all you've got is Perl every problem looks like a shell
Dont worry about it language myopia is not new and
neither is it very productive!
Use what works for you.