[Python-Dev] Re: comprehension abbreviation (was: Adding any() andall())

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Wed Mar 30 03:41:16 CEST 2005

"Steve Holden" <steve at holdenweb.com> wrote in message 
news:d2asg9$3tf$1 at sea.gmane.org...
> Having to write
>     [x for x in seq]
> to produce a copy of a list doesn't seem that outrageous to me,

Except for (currently) leaving the last value of sequence bound to 'x' 
after making the copy, how is the above different from list(seq)?


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