updating local()

jepler at unpythonic.net jepler at unpythonic.net
Wed Oct 5 20:05:18 CEST 2005

I'm surprised you found any example of 'locals().update' that worked.
Here's one that doesn't work:
	def f(y):
	    locals().update({'x': y})
	    return x
	print f(3)  # prints 3?

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