container-indepentent iteration code ?

Jeremy Bowers jerf at
Thu Sep 9 01:45:53 CEST 2004

On Wed, 08 Sep 2004 19:27:38 -0400, flacco wrote:

> is there a way to iterate over the *values* in a list/dict/whatever, 
> regardless of whether it's a list, dict, or whatever?  ie, the iteration 
> code will not know beforehand what kind of container it's getting.

In what way does

for obj in container:

not meet your needs?

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