list interval index

Tim Golden tim.golden at viacom-outdoor.co.uk
Mon Jun 7 12:27:50 CEST 2004


| What is the fastest python code to get the index of a huge
| list of incrementing interval numbers, given a number?

Given that it's already sorted, it looks like a 
job for the (unsung) bisect module:

http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Cookbook/Python/Recipe/54159

TJG


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