[IPython-dev] Re: Python version

Robert Kern rkern at ucsd.edu
Tue Jul 19 12:15:38 CDT 2005


Fernando Perez wrote:

> In summary, if @decorators and such really are helping the readability 
> and clarity of the code, keep 2.4.  I'll adapt.

2.4 features I use:

* @classmethod: easily replaced
* builtin set(): easily replaced
* generator expressions: [easily replaced], but oh, how I'll miss them
* keyed sorts and sorted(): less easily replaced

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