Using String for new List name

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Mon Sep 28 20:40:45 CEST 2009


Scott wrote:
> Thank you fine folks for getting back with your answers!
> 
> So down the road I do dictname[line42].append("new stuff").

The keys are strings, so

dictname['line42'].append("new stuff")

or

for key in dictname.keys():
   ...
   dictname[key]....

tjr




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