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I'm not seeing the utility of packing or unpacking.
It would be nice if these tutorials included a real-world example where packing/unpacking was useful, instead of a passing reference to their usefulness.
Josh Keenan19,426 Points
Well it's hard to put that into perspective, any time you have multiple bits of data being returned from some request can instantly be available as their own variables, a lot of the stuff you learn now won't really seem impressive or relevant for a while. Feel like when I started coding I got overloaded with stuff like this and until i had to make use of it, it was worthless.
Hmmm, this doesn't clarify things much for me. What do you mean by positional vs. keywords arguments? In any event, I'm going to rewatch the entire course. Maybe that'll help me pick up on some of these hidden concepts.