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Tue Jul 15 05:05:33 CEST 2003
"Dan Williams" <dan at osheim.org> wrote in message
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> Is there any interest in adding a "Haskellish" take function to
> itertools? I know its easy enough to roll my own, I've been using:
> take = lambda iter, n: [x for x in itertools.islice(iter, 0, n)]
>>> def take(n, seq):
... return list(islice(seq, n))
> which works, but I was wondering if it was common enough to get into
It made it to the lastest update of the examples in the docs for itertools.
If there is enough demand, it could go into Py2.4
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