Simple python iteration question

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Wed Aug 15 18:39:57 CEST 2007

En Wed, 15 Aug 2007 10:37:16 -0300, Cameron Laird <claird at>  

> Shawn Milochik <Shawn at> wrote:
>> Just for my own sanity: Isn't this the third response advocating the
>> use of enumerate()? Did the other responses not get through, or was
>> this a time-delay thing?
>Yes, for a variety of reasons, it's easy for it to happen that
> all three-or-more enumerate-responders independently saw the
> original question, but not any of their colleagues' responses.
> Sometime we'll tell a few Usenet funnies about The Old Days
> when transport included tape-backup-driven-by-private-car.

"Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes  
hurtling down the highway"
(Andrew S. Tanenbaum, Computer Networks, 1996; maybe the origin is much  

Gabriel Genellina

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