[Tutor] Sorting a list of lists aka nested lists
ja_roush at mminternet.com
Sat Aug 13 22:28:31 CEST 2005
I have a python script that creates a list of lists like so:
Quant.append( [ db_ticker, stock_close, MTD, 0, QTD, 0, YTD, 0, 0, 0 ] )
After Quant is created, I want to sort it by MTD. If I use a simple
Quant.sort(), I assume its going to sort by 'db_ticker' which is not
what I want.
I've been trying to figure out how to use the cmp() in a list sort
method and I have failed to understand.
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