Author rhettinger
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Date 2016-09-28.05:46:45
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Perhaps:  _cache.pop(next(iter(_cache)))

The for-loop version indirect about what it is trying to do and relies on an obscure quirk of exactly when it is an error to mutate while iterating.

I do like that the side-effect of the compact dict is that is lets us choose the oldest entry to evict.
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