Dictionary from list?
jim.correia at pobox.com
Mon Oct 22 01:48:57 CEST 2001
In article <j4adyljhfy.fsf at informatik.hu-berlin.de>,
Martin von Loewis <loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de> wrote:
> Jim Correia <jim.correia at pobox.com> writes:
> > I wasn't insisting that there must be on in python, just asking if there
> > was :-)
> I think this thread would have died quite early if you did just
> that... Instead, after being told that this conversion is not
> supported as a built-in, you responded
> "This is quite unfortunate."
> People then have read this into insisting.
It was probably a poor choice of words. It was late and I was in a
rush. It should have said I would have preferred that there was a built
in conversion rather than rolling my own. The problem, however, has
long since been solved.
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