Creating variables from dicts

Steven D'Aprano steven at
Wed Feb 24 02:41:26 CET 2010

On Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:41:16 -0800, Luis M. González wrote:

> By the way, if you want the variables inside myDict to be free
> variables, you have to add them to the local namespace. The local
> namespace is also a dictionary "locals()". So you can update locals as
> follows:
>     locals().update( myDictionary )

No you can't. Try it inside a function.


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