C# equivalent to range()

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Fri Jun 2 04:55:57 CEST 2006


Neuruss wrote:
> I'm sorry for asking about another language here, but since I only know
> Python and I'm trying to write something in C#, I guess this is the
> best place...
> 
> I'd like to know how to write this in C#:
> 
> x=[]
> sz = 10000000
> x.extend(range(sz))
> 
> My question is about "range" and "extend". Is there any equivalent in
> C#?
> 
> Thanks in advance,
> Neuruss
> 

List<int> mylist = new List<int>();
for (int i=0; i<10000000; i++)
{
     mylist.Add(i);
}

You can use AddRange, C# 2.0 anonymous delegates, IEnumerable, yield, 
foreach, and so forth instead, but for your example this is simplest.

Another option is to use boo.  http://boo.codehaus.org/
It uses python's syntax but is as fast as C#.  The only change you'd
have to make in that code is to capitalize the Extend method call.



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