newbie question about dictionnary ?

Michael Peuser mpeuser at web.de
Fri Sep 5 10:48:17 CEST 2003


"Michael Peuser" <mpeuser at web.de> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
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> "Sophie Alléon" <alleon at club-internet.fr> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
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> > for doing this I thought the dictionary was excellent but the key is a
> > string while I want it
> > to be the 2 points forming the edge ? How to do it ?
> >
>
> Luckily you are wrong! Keys can be numbers, strings, AND tuples of
immutable
> data!!!
>
> Example:
>
> a="first"
> b=2
> x={}
> x[(a,b)]="hi"
> print x
>
> However it will not work when assigning objects or lists to a or b.


... and so I had been wrong as well ;-)
Instances ARE immutables so it WILL work smoothly as others have already
posted.

MP






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