all pairs of items in a list without indexing?
steven.bethard at gmail.com
Wed Sep 29 18:21:21 CEST 2004
Alex Martelli <aleaxit <at> yahoo.com> writes:
> Steven Bethard <steven.bethard <at> gmail.com> wrote:
> > but that seems like a lot of wasteful list slicing...
> Sorry, I don't get it: what's wasteful about it?
Sorry, perhaps I should have said it has a bad smell. I wasn't the only one
who thought this smelled a little bad; quoting Jeff:
"Something about taking a slice of seq for the inner loop doesn't seem right
Maybe we need to retrain our noses. ;)
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