Creating variables from dicts
Luis M. González
luismgz at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 05:44:10 CET 2010
On Feb 24, 1:15 am, Steven D'Aprano
<ste... at REMOVE.THIS.cybersource.com.au> wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Feb 2010 19:47:22 -0800, Luis M. González wrote:
> > On Feb 23, 10:41 pm, Steven D'Aprano
> > <ste... at REMOVE.THIS.cybersource.com.au> wrote:
> >> 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.
> >> --
> >> Steven
> > Sure. Inside a function I would use globals() instead. Although I don't
> > know if it would be a good practice...
> Er, how does using globals change the local variables?
Hmmm.... well, you tell me!
As I said, I don't know if this is the recomended way...
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