Multiples of a number

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Sun Nov 6 05:41:26 CET 2005

Steven D'Aprano wrote:

> Another way is, if you aren't doing anything *except* counting for the
> other 99 values of x, just skip them completely:
> fox x in range(20):
>     do_something(x*100)
> Ivan, what are you trying to do?

Presumably he's doing something substantive on every 1-increment; he
just needs to do something extra (like print some diagnostic
information) on every 100-increment.

Robert Kern
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