string concatenation

Reinhold Birkenfeld reinhold-birkenfeld-nospam at wolke7.net
Mon Jun 28 10:49:14 CEST 2004


Peter Otten wrote:

> The faster idiom will then become
> 
> sequence = []
> for name in contextForm.keys():
>     sequence += ["Input: ", name, " value: ", contextForm[name].value,
>         "<BR>"]
> context = "".join(sequence)

Where I would prefer the variant

str.join("", sequence)

as it is more readable for beginners (and demonstrates the concept of
invoking member methods as well ;)

Reinhold


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