itertools comments [Was: Re: RELEASED: Python 2.3a2]

Raymond Hettinger python at
Fri Feb 21 02:30:30 CET 2003

From: "Chad Netzer" 
> Would you be open to having an irange() call, that could be used instead
> of xrange(), and would be able to return long integers (perhaps only
> when appropriate)?

I recommend addressing the problem directly and posting a feature 
request or patch for changes to range() or xrange().

Raymond Hettinger

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