Noob questions about Python
hat at se-162.se.wtb.tue.nl
Fri Oct 19 11:27:17 CEST 2007
On 2007-10-19, cokofreedom at gmail.com <cokofreedom at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Oct 19, 1:44 am, MRAB <goo... at mrabarnett.plus.com> wrote:
>> On Oct 18, 7:05 am, Michele Simionato <michele.simion... at gmail.com>
>> if number == 0:
>> return "0"
> if not number:
> return "0"
Depends on who is parsing it.
If a computer, possibly a few micro-seconds (if the Python byte-code generator
doesn't optimize it away).
If a human, then it is slower by at least a second.
Since I prefer to optimize on my time rather than CPU time, I'd prefer the
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