list.sort, was Re: [Python-Dev] decorate-sort-undecorate

Gustavo Niemeyer niemeyer at
Thu Oct 16 19:24:44 EDT 2003

> If anything at all, i'd suggest a std-module which contains e.g. 
> 'sort', 'reverse' and 'extend' functions which always return
> a new list, so that you could write:
>     for i in reverse(somelist):
>         ...

You can do reverse with [::-1] now.

Gustavo Niemeyer

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