[Tutor] Is defining functions as dummies pythonic?

Scot W. Stevenson scot at possum.in-berlin.de
Thu Apr 15 22:10:43 EDT 2004

Hello Karl,

> I would simply write:
> def verbosize (string):
>     if isverbose:
>         print string
>     else:
>         pass

But doesn't that mean that every time this function is called, the program 
has to do the test all over again, even though I already have the 
information from the start? This sound hideously inefficient...

Y, Scot

                Scot W. Stevenson - Panketal, Germany

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