list index()

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at
Mon Sep 3 20:51:50 CEST 2007

* Ben Finney (Thu, 30 Aug 2007 18:02:15 +1000)
> Bruno Desthuilliers <bruno.42.desthuilliers at> writes:
> > What's with using your brain instead of whining ?
> Now now, no need for snappiness.

Actually there was. The OP's claim
| There are a million situations where you can have an item not be in
| a list and it is not an exception situation. just plain nonsense. zzbbaadd neither does understand exceptions 
nor what they are used for in Python. An item not being in a list is 
an exception situation /by definition/.


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