Range() limit

Chad Netzer cnetzer at mail.arc.nasa.gov
Tue Feb 25 03:43:27 CET 2003


On Mon, 2003-02-24 at 18:22, Magnus Lie Hetland wrote:

> I thought perhaps the following would work, but, alas, no...
> 
>   from itertools import islice, count
> 
>   for i in islice(count(), 10**10):
>       do_something(i)
> 
> here, too, the requirement is that i remains an int. But with this
> amount of code, it's just as easy to implement it yourself, of course.

Perhaps I'll come up with a patch for that, too, just for kicks. :)

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