reduce() anomaly?

Jeremy Fincher tweedgeezer at hotmail.com
Thu Nov 6 22:25:55 CET 2003


Duncan Booth <duncan at NOSPAMrcp.co.uk> wrote in message news:<Xns942B93E4AE037duncanrcpcouk at 127.0.0.1>...
> which can be written more concisely without the lambda:
> 
>   d = {}
>   map(d.update, l)

Although he shouldn't be using map at all for this case; he's not
using the resulting list.

Just a plan for loop will suffice:

for otherDict in l:
    d.update(otherDict)

Jeremy




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