[Numpy-discussion] Simple multi-arg wrapper for dot()
Alan G Isaac
Sat Mar 24 08:44:21 CDT 2007
On Sat, 24 Mar 2007, "Steven H. Rogers" apparently wrote:
> It looks like reduce(), map(), and filter() are going away for Python
> 3.0 since GvR believes that they are redundant and list comprehensions
> and generator expressions are more readable alternatives. lambda was on
> the block as well, but will be retained.
I assume you are referring to
As I understand it, **if** reduce, map, and filter "go
away", they will go away as built-ins and become available
in a ``functional`` module.
That said, I think losing reduce as a built-in would be sad.
It is math friendly.
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