list-comprehension and map question (simple)

Charles Hartman charles.hartman at conncoll.edu
Sun Mar 27 19:14:02 CEST 2005


On Mar 27, 2005, at 11:50 AM, Nicolas Évrard wrote:

>>
>> I hope the question is clear enough. I have a feeling I'm ignoring a  
>> simple technique . . .
>
> lambda !
>
> map(lambda x: timestwo(getlength(x)), ...)

Ah, lambda! I've heard so much bad-mouthing of lambda that I forgot to 
learn it . . . This is quite cool, and it looks as though it would work 
with more complicated function calls than the ones in my toy example. 
Thanks.

Charles Hartman




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