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Python Forgiveness vs. Permission and Duck Typing
In Python, I often hear that it is better to "beg forgiveness" (exception catching) instead of "ask permission" (type/condition checking). In regards to enforcing duck typing in Python, is this try: ...
Nov 13 '12 at 7:37
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