Why can't you assign to a list in a loop without enumerate?

Roberto Bonvallet Roberto.Bonvallet at cern.ch
Wed Nov 1 14:47:49 CET 2006


Bjoern Schliessmann wrote:
> Fredrik Lundh wrote:
> 
>> what's wrong with using enumerate?  or a list comprehension?  or
>> some other of the many different ways you can use to build a list
>> from a set of values?
> 
> Shouldn't there be one -- and preferably only one -- obvious way to
> do it? 8)

The obvious one is to use enumerate.
TOOWTDI allows less obvious ways to exist.

-- 
Roberto Bonvallet



More information about the Python-list mailing list