First script, please comment and advise
hexkid at dodgeit.com
Thu Mar 9 15:17:10 EST 2006
bearophileHUGS at lycos.com wrote:
> My version is similar to Just one:
> from random import shuffle
> def scramble_text(text):
> """Return the words in input text string scrambled
> except for the first and last letter."""
> def scramble_word(word):
Nice. You can have functions inside functions.
However I think scramble_word() deserves being a callable function by
Can a "sub-function" be called directly from outside the defining
> if len(word) < 4: return word
> core = list(word[1:-1])
> return word + "".join(core) + word[-1]
> return " ".join(map(scramble_word, text.split()))
> print scramble_text(scramble_text.__doc__)
Thank you for your version of the scrambler.
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