On 2018-04-20 22:33, Tim Peters wrote:

And I'll take this opportunity to repeat the key point for me:  I
tried hard, but never found a single case based on staring at real
code where allowing _fancier_ (than "plain name") targets would be a
real improvement.  In every case I thought it _might_ help, it turned
out that it really didn't unless Python _also_ grew an analog to C's
"comma operator" (take only the last result from a sequence of
expressions).  I'll also note that I asked if anyone else had a
real-life example, and got no responses.

Could a semicolon in a parenthesised expression be an equivalent to C's "comma operator"?

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