[ x for x in xrange(10) when p(x) ]

Alex Martelli aleax at mail.comcast.net
Thu Nov 10 04:27:40 CET 2005

bonono at gmail.com <bonono at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am wondering if there is such a thing, as python is moving away from

This becomes a valid list comprehension by writing 'if' instead of

> FP functions like dropwhile/takewhile etc.

No way -- the itertools module is and remains a PRECIOUS resource.  If
you want an iterator rather than a list, itertools.ifilter is quite
appropriate here.


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