quick question about generator.next()
erikprice at mac.com
Wed Sep 4 17:42:05 CEST 2002
A quick question about generators:
If I have a generator object, the first value produced by the generator
object does not actually get produced until the first time I call
generator_object.next() , correct?
In other words, simply instantiating the generator object doesn't
"activate" the generator function, rather it just creates it -- only
when the next() method is called does the generator's internal logic
(Where are generator objects getting their next() method from anyway...
is it implicitly inherited behind the scenes when I use the "yield"
keyword to turn a function into a generator?)
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