Guido did not quit over walrus

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The sudden news that Guido Van Rossum quit being the BDFL came as a shock in the python community. Apparently, the reason was a debate and a lot of negative feelings expressed over: PEP 572 — Assignment Expressions. As Guido writes: “I don’t ever want to have to fight so hard for a PEP and find that so many people despise my decisions.

Read more about it here: https://hub.packtpub.com/why-guido-van-rossum-quit/

 

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