Add two dicts
abelikov72 at hotmail.com
Fri Aug 29 08:17:04 CEST 2003
On Thu, 28 Aug 2003 22:07:06 -0700, Erik Max Francis <max at alcyone.com>
>> Can I add two dicts in a way which is not cumbersome to the above %
>> operation? Is this another case of writing my own function, or does a
>> builtin (or similar) already exist for this?
> combinedDict = aDict.copy()
>If that's cumbersome, don't really know what you'd consider
Don't really know if you're asking, but :
I would consider that non-cumbersome. ;-)
My only guess why that doesn't exist is that no one decided what to do on
like keys. Use existing, overwrite, or throw exception (my preference).
More information about the Python-list