How to detect what type a variable is?
lardissone at gmail.com
Wed Nov 29 17:26:51 CET 2006
I don't store Python objects in xml, but I get an object from a library
that parses xml and converts it to objects.
On Nov 29, 12:43 pm, Neil Cerutti <horp... at yahoo.com> wrote:
> On 2006-11-29, Grant Edwards <gra... at visi.com> wrote:
> > On 2006-11-29, Leandro Ardissone <lardiss... at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> I want to know what type is a variable. For example, I get the
> >> contents of an xml but some content is a list or a string, and
> >> I need to know what type it is.
> >>>> x = 'asdf'
> >>>> type(x)
> ><type 'str'>
> >>>> i = 0
> >>>> type(i)
> ><type 'int'>That makes me wonder how he manages to store Python objects in
> Neil Cerutti
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