Iterate creating variables?
jr9445 at ATT.COM
Fri Jun 13 17:41:07 CEST 2008
> -----Original Message-----
> From: python-list-bounces+jr9445=att.com at python.org [mailto:python-
> list-bounces+jr9445=att.com at python.org] On Behalf Of Diez B. Roggisch
> Sent: Friday, June 13, 2008 11:21 AM
> To: python-list at python.org
> Subject: Re: Iterate creating variables?
> tdahsu at gmail.com schrieb:
> > I have twenty-five checkboxes I need to create (don't ask):
> > self.checkbox1 = ...
> > self.checkbox2 = ...
> > .
> > .
> > .
> > self.checkbox25 = ...
> > Right now, my code has 25 lines in it, one for each checkbox, since
> > these are all variables.
> > Is there a way to write a loop so that I can have fewer lines of
> > but still keep the variables?
> Keep either a list or dictionary around. Like this:
> checkboxes = 
> for o in xrange(25):
> checkboxes.append(....create a checkbox...)
> self.checkboxes = checkboxes
And if you're too lazy to go back and convert the 25 checkboxes to an
array/list/dictionary, this will create a list from the existing
s1 = 'one'
s2 = 'two'
s3 = 'three'
s4 = 'four'
s_list = 
s_list.append(None) # since there is no s0, let's use 1 based list
for i in range(1, 5):
code = "s%d" % i
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