list(...) and list comprehensions (WAS: Arithmetic sequences in Python)
steve at holdenweb.com
Wed Jan 18 14:59:58 EST 2006
Diez B. Roggisch wrote:
>>due to the nested parentheses. Note that replacing list comprehensions
>>with list(...) doesn't introduce any nested parentheses; it basically
>>just replaces brackets with parentheses.
> But you don't need the nested parentheses - use *args instead for the
> Apart from that, I hope that the  stay in. After all, if they are kept
> around for literal list construction, the aren't free for other purposes
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
TypeError: list() takes at most 1 argument (3 given)
So you're talking about the way list() *should* work in Python 3, right?
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