iterating in reverse
mwh at python.net
Sat Jan 18 17:33:45 CET 2003
Nick Vargish <nav at adams.patriot.net> writes:
> Paul Rubin <phr-n2003b at NOSPAMnightsong.com> writes:
> > If you're just looking for a practical solution, use the locale package,
> > which does this formatting for you.
> I couldn't make this work:
> >>> locale.format("%d", 1234567, 1)
> But thanks for the suggestion.
Well, you need an appropriate locale:
->> locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, 'en_NZ')
->> locale.format('%d', 123456, 1)
/>> for l in os.listdir("/usr/lib/locale"):
|.. l = locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, l)
|.. conv = locale.localeconv()
|.. if conv['grouping'] and conv['thousands_sep'] == ',':
|.. print l,
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