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Author terry.reedy
Recipients alex, bls, gvanrossum, jafo, mark.dickinson, milko.krachounov, rhettinger, tebeka, terry.reedy
Date 2012-02-09.17:42:24
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On python-ideas, thread "Optional key to `bisect`'s functions?" Guido wrote "Bingo. That clinches it. We need to add key=." 'That' being the fact that values that have keys may not be comparable themselves (in py3), so that comparing (key,value) pairs may raise TypeError. This follows a reply by him yesterday saying that he has wanted this feature occasionally. I am re-opening this rather than a new issue because there is already a patch with tests.
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2012-02-09 17:42:25terry.reedysetrecipients: + terry.reedy, gvanrossum, rhettinger, jafo, tebeka, mark.dickinson, alex, milko.krachounov, bls
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