On 17 October 2016 at 21:43, Sven R. Kunze <srku...@mail.de> wrote: > The statement about "cumbersomeness" was specific to this whole issue. Of > course, importing feature-rich pieces from the stdlib is really cool. It was > more the missed ability to do the same with list comprehensions of what is > possible with list displays today. List displays feature * without importing > anything fancy from the stdlib.
In your other post you specifically mentioned itertools.chain.from_iterable. I'd have to agree with you that this specific name feels clumsy to me as well. But I'd argue for finding a better name, not replacing the function with syntax :-) Cheers, Paul _______________________________________________ Python-ideas mailing list Pythonemail@example.com https://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-ideas Code of Conduct: http://python.org/psf/codeofconduct/