Is there a better way to chose a slice of a list?

Ben Finney ben+python at
Wed May 20 01:31:54 CEST 2009

walterbyrd <walterbyrd at> writes:

> On May 8, 5:55 pm, John Yeung <gallium.arsen... at> wrote:
> > On May 8, 3:03 pm,walterbyrd<walterb... at> wrote:
> > I think you should provide much more information, primarily why you
> > want to do this.  What is the larger goal you are trying to achieve?
> I am just looking for a less verbose, more elegant, way to print a
> slice of a list.

That's just the same micro-goal re-stated. What is your larger problem
of which this is a part? Perhaps a better approach can be suggested when
that context is known.

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