On Fri, Apr 20, 2018 at 10:51 PM, Paul Moore <p.f.mo...@gmail.com> wrote: > 2. I hadn't really thought of the PEP in those terms. Now that you've > mentioned it, "Python has never before had syntax that assigns names > from within an expression" is quite a significant change, and one the > PEP needs to examine the implications of. It's mostly been covered in > the discussions by now, of course.
Depending on your definition of "assignment", a lambda function could count as a means of assigning a variable in a subexpression. But yes, there is no convenient way to assign to something in a wider scope. ChrisA _______________________________________________ Python-Dev mailing list Python-Dev@python.org https://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-dev Unsubscribe: https://mail.python.org/mailman/options/python-dev/archive%40mail-archive.com