[Python-Dev] The current dict is not an "OrderedDict"

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Tue Nov 7 14:28:03 EST 2017

On Wed, 8 Nov 2017 06:19:46 +1100
Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've used a good few dictionary objects in my time, but most of them
> have literally never had any items deleted from them.

Well... It really depends what kind of problem you're solving.  I
certainly delete or pop items from dicts quite often.

Let's not claim that deleting items from a dict is a rare or advanced
feature.  It is not.



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