destructuring tuple and list

Diez B. Roggisch deetsNOSPAM at
Thu Mar 18 11:10:15 CET 2004

Hans Nowak wrote:

> Diez B. Roggisch wrote:
>> I've also thought about that. s/t like real pattern matching might be
>> cool, but is probably too much of a paradigm shift.
>> What I do is this:
>> l = (5,6,3,4)
>> x,y,tail = l[0:2], l[:2]
> This does not seem to work, though:
> s, 

Yep, that was a typo. Of course the second slice has to look like this:



Diez B. Roggisch

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