[Python-Dev] Any reason that any()/all() do not take a predicate argument?
g.brandl at gmx.net
Thu Apr 13 10:10:42 CEST 2006
Mikhail Glushenkov wrote:
> sorry if this came up before, but I tried searching the archives and
> found nothing. It would be really nice if new builtin truth functions
> in 2.5 took a predicate argument(defaults to bool), so one could
> write, for example:
> seq = [1,2,3,4,5]
> if any(seq, lambda x: x==5):
if any(x == 5 for x in seq)
meet your needs?
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