[Python-Dev] Retrieve an arbitrary element from a set withoutremoving it

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Tue Oct 27 18:59:00 CET 2009

Raymond Hettinger <python <at> rcn.com> writes:
> [Chris Bergstresser]
>   Still, I think my
> > point stands--it's a clear extrapolation from the existing dict.get().
> Not really.  One looks-up a key and supplies a default value if not found.
> The other, set.get(), doesn't have a key to lookup.

set.getone() then ?

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