How to reverse lookup characters in list?

Bob Gailer bgailer at
Mon Jul 28 16:58:00 CEST 2003

At 06:11 AM 7/28/2003 +0000, Keith Jones wrote:

>okay, isn't the number in the list the index of the new letter? So you'd
>just use alphabet[d].. though what you're doing can be done in a much
>simpler manner..
>for starters... check out the string module. you can do
>import string
>that gives you a-z, lowercase.. I think you'll be fine with a string,
>rather than a list (infact, it's better since it's immutable). If you must
>ahve a list, you can do
>[a for a in string.lowercase]

Or just list(string.lowercase])

Bob Gailer
bgailer at
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