On Fri, Dec 17, 2010 at 12:22, Robert Cummings <rob...@interjinn.com> wrote: > > I was one of the people that argued in favour of GOTO on the Internals list > a few years ago. GOTO has a use, and a very good one at that. It is by far > the most efficient construct when creating parsers or other similar types of > logic flow. The demonized GOTO of the 80s was primarily due to jumping to > arbitrary points in the code, or in the case of basic to arbitrary line > numbers in the code which had little meaning for future readers.
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