lists of variables

Ben Finney ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Sun Feb 21 05:09:11 CET 2010


Michael Pardee <python-list at open-sense.com> writes:

> But what would be "the python way" to accomplish "list of variables"
> functionality?

You'll need to explain what “list of variables” functionality is.

If you mean “collection of name-to-value mappings”, the native mapping
type in Python is ‘dict’. If that doesn't meet your needs, you'll need
to be more specific about what behaviour you want.

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