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"Data blocks" syntax specification draft


On 23/05/2018 14:56, Chris Angelico wrote:

> Perfect! Now let's try that with other types.
> 
> Tuple of three: 1, 2, 3 or 1, 2, 3,
Not requiring any bracketing is poor IMO.

If you wanted the tuple to co-exist with any other thing in an 
expression, rather than being the only thing the expression comprises, 
then you will run into problems. Try adding two tuples:

   1, 2, 3 + 4, 5, 6

This in fact gives you 1,2,7,5,6 rather than 5,7,9. (I don't know if 
tuples can actually be added like this, but the point is clear.)

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bartc