generators : random shootout

Mark McEahern marklists at
Sat Jan 12 14:52:17 EST 2002

GerritM wrote:
> I did not yet look at iterators at all, therefor I like this thread a lot!
> Apparantly the strange construction with the zip is used in order to get N
> iterations of gr. Does some more elegant solution exist to get N
> iterations, for instance:
> gr[1:N]
> gr.getiterations(100)

Not sure, but in my testing the zip doodad actually takes longer, contrary
to the original claim that it sped it up.


// mark

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