[Tutor] Decorators

Victor Bouffier victor at grupocdm.com
Wed Apr 12 01:35:11 CEST 2006

On Tue, 2006-04-11 at 21:08 +0100, Alan Gauld wrote:
> What was an easy to learn and use, ideal language
> for medium sized to fairly large scripting projects is trying to turn
> into
> an all encompassing general purpose language which will be
> increasingly difficult to use without falling down some new syntax
> hole.


I could not agree more. Python's has both simplicity in its syntax and
very powerful constructs like generators and object orientation
included. I would hate to eventually need a Python reference book by my
side for even the simplest of projects because I could not remember $#&
meant a returned value from a function when the value was a particular
type (I used to work with Perl and you can get into that pretty

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