Why are there no ordered dictionaries?
carsten at uniqsys.com
Tue Nov 22 20:51:45 CET 2005
On Tue, 2005-11-22 at 14:37, Christoph Zwerschke wrote:
> In Foord/Larosa's odict, the keys are exposed as a public member which
> also seems to be a bad idea ("If you alter the sequence list so that it
> no longer reflects the contents of the dictionary, you have broken your
That could easily be fixed by making the sequence a "managed property"
whose setter raises a ValueError if you try to set it to something
that's not a permutation of what it was.
> d1 + d1 ==> OrderedDict( (1, 11), (3, 13) )
What do you think you're doing here?
More information about the Python-list