[Python-Dev] re: Tutorial: Brief Introduction to the Standard Libary
ajsiegel at optonline.net
Wed Dec 3 23:05:55 EST 2003
>The result of all this is that I don't think I've *ever* used
>copy() or deepcopy(). Whenever I've need to copy something I've
>always used something type-specific such as list[:] or dict.copy(),
>or written my own copying function.
What is fundamentally wrong with copy(list) as an alternative to list[:]?
Guess I am feeling invincible. Worst case, I can be told that I need to
read a tutorial ;),
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