[BangPypers] BangPypers Digest, Vol 52, Issue 7
sateeshpyper at gmail.com
Wed Dec 7 20:35:59 CET 2011
On Wed, Dec 7, 2011 at 7:41 PM, Anand Patil <2002anand at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a unique question or may be i am not so perfect at python.Please
> help me out
> a, b, c = 0, 0, 0
> def getabc():
> print "hi "
> def gettuple():
> print "hello all"
> def getlist():
> print "bye"
> why does this fail ?
The failure message that you get would give you a hint about reason for
You are storing a list of strings (the method names) as value for
dictionary key 'a'.
The invocation : lis['a']() results in call similar to "gettuple"()
resulting in error: "TypeError: 'str' object is not callable".
What you intend to do is to store function objects in the list and
and you can do this as below:
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