[Python-Dev] PEP 572 contradicts PEP 3099
Nick Coghlan wrote:
> On 29 April 2018 at 12:52, Greg Ewing <greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
> <mailto:greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz>> wrote:
> Alex Walters wrote:
> PEP 3099 is the big list of things that will not happen in Python 3.
> "There will be no alternative binding operators such as :=."
> The thread referenced by that is taling about a different issue,
> i.e. using a different symbol to rebind names in an outer scope.
> Right, and that's also noted again in the accepted PEP which introduced
> "nonlocal" declarations:
Perhaps PEP 3099 could be amended to say "no alternative binding operators
for the purpose of distinguishing local and nonlocal bindings."