Checking Python version in a program

Preston Landers prestonlanders at my-deja.com
Thu Mar 2 19:47:27 CET 2000


Very clever, Fredrik.  This is what I was looking for.  I wasn't aware
you could evaluate lists like that.

thanks,
---Preston

In article <jVxv4.116$fsi.186942464 at newsb.telia.net>,
  "Fredrik Lundh" <effbot at telia.com> wrote:

> note that [1, 5, 2] < [1, 6].  in other words,
> this will do what you want:
>
> import string, sys
>
> version = string.split(string.split(sys.version)[0], ".")
>
> if map(int, version) < [1, 5, 2]:
>     print "sorry"
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