# Tuples part 2

Ivan Illarionov ivan.illarionov at gmail.com
Thu Jun 5 17:21:46 CEST 2008

```On 5 июн, 18:56, Ivan Illarionov <ivan.illario... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 5 июн, 18:19, "victor.hera... at gmail.com" <victor.hera... at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>
>
> > On Jun 5, 3:49 pm, Ivan Illarionov <ivan.illario... at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > > On 5 ÉÀÎ, 01:57, "victor.hera... at gmail.com" <victor.hera... at gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
>
> > > > Hi Everyone,
>
> > > > i have another question. What if i wanted to make n tuples, each with
> > > > a list of coordinates. For example :
>
> > > > coords = list()
> > > > for h in xrange(1,11,1):
> > > >    for i in xrange(1, 5, 1) :
> > > >       for j in xrange(1, 5, 1) :
> > > >          for k in xrange(1,2,1) :
> > > >             coords.append((i,j,k))
> > > >             lista+str(h)= tuple coords
> > > > print tuple(coords)
>
> > > > so that i will have tuple1, tuple2,..., tupleN, etc. I am trying to do
> > > > it the way i show you above but it is not working properly. I wish you
> > > > could help me with that. Thanks again,
> > > >>> from itertools import repeat, izip
> > > >>> coords = tuple((i,j,k) for i in xrange(1,5) for j in xrange(1,5) for k in xrange(1,2))
> > > >>> locals().update(("tuple%s" % i, coord) for i, coord  in izip(xrange(1,11), repeat(coords)))
> > > >>> tuple1
>
> > > ((1, 1, 1), (1, 2, 1), (1, 3, 1), (1, 4, 1), (2, 1, 1), (2, 2, 1), (2,
> > > 3, 1), (2
> > > , 4, 1), (3, 1, 1), (3, 2, 1), (3, 3, 1), (3, 4, 1), (4, 1, 1), (4, 2,
> > > 1), (4, 3
> > > , 1), (4, 4, 1))
>
> > > Does this help?
>
> > > But I don't understand why you need this?
>
> > > Ivan
>
> > Hi,
>
> > What i need is, for example:
>
> > tuple 1=((1, 1, 1), (1, 2, 1), (1, 3, 1), (1, 4, 1))
>
> > tuple 2=((2, 1, 1), (2, 2, 1), (2, 3, 1), (2, 4, 1))
>
> > tuple 3=((3, 1, 1), (3, 2, 1), (3, 3, 1), (3, 4, 1))
>
> > and so on. Please help me and sorry for not taking the time to post my
> > questions properly.
>
> > Victor
>
> Or even so:
>
> locals().update(("tuple_%s" % i, tuple((i,j,k) for j in range(1,5) for
> k in range(1,2))) for i in range(1,5))
>
> Ivan

def iter_coords(i):
for j in xrange(1,5):
for k in xrange(1,2):
yield i, j, k

def iter_vars():
for i in xrange(1, 5):
yield "tuple_%s" % i, tuple(iter_coords(i))

locals().update(dict(iter_vars()))

>>> tuple_1
((1, 1, 1), (1, 2, 1), (1, 3, 1), (1, 4, 1))
>>> tuple_2
((2, 1, 1), (2, 2, 1), (2, 3, 1), (2, 4, 1))
>>> tuple_3
((3, 1, 1), (3, 2, 1), (3, 3, 1), (3, 4, 1))
>>> tuple_4
((4, 1, 1), (4, 2, 1), (4, 3, 1), (4, 4, 1))

Ivan

```