Sorting a Dictionary

Remco Gerlich scarblac-spamtrap at
Tue Mar 14 16:47:53 CET 2000

rbl at wrote in comp.lang.python:
> then added the following to get one count, word1, word2 tuple on each line:
> for i in range(len(l)):
> 		print l[i]

But but but... why not simply

for i in l:
   print i

That idiom range(len(l)) is only useful if you're actually doing something
with the index, other than using it as an index...

Just a minor nitpick, of course :)
Remco Gerlich,  scarblac at

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