Deleting dictionary items
idot at vt.edu
Sat Mar 17 20:43:33 CET 2001
Will Newton <will at nospam.misconception.org.uk>,
exactly what drugs were you under the influence of when you wrote:
> What's the best way to delete dictionary items?
> I have a dictionary with tuples as keys, and I would like to delete all
> keys with a certain element. First I wrote:
> for item in td.data.keys():
> if item[attr] != value:
> del td.data[item]
> But will this work?
Probably not. This might work, though:
for item in td.data.keys():
if item[attr] == value:
"I like nothing better than a good challenge.
This is not one of them."
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