d.keys() and d.values()

Gerrit Holl gerrit at nl.linux.org
Tue Jun 24 16:32:32 CEST 2003


Oren Tirosh wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 24, 2003 at 12:03:33PM +0200, Gerrit Holl wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > is it guaranteed that dict(zip(d.keys(), d.values())) == d?
> > In words, do .keys() and .values() always have the same order? Is
> > it safe to rely on this?
> 
> Yes, as long as the dictionary is not modified between these calls.
> 
> http://www.python.org/doc/current/lib/typesmapping.html

Oops! I should have searched the docs more carefully.

Sorry!

yours,
Gerrit.

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