Simple list.append() question

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Apr 28 03:18:36 CEST 2000


Bernhard Herzog wrote:
> 
> It would be a good idea IMO to find a
> good syntax for this case and ISTM that list comprehensions might be
> useful here:
> 
>   multi_list = [[] for i in range(10)]
> 
> or whatever the precise syntax was. Hmm, the unused variable in there is
> a bit ugly though.

Maybe the LC syntax should include something like

   [[] times 10]

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