Sort list of dictionaries by key (case insensitive)

Nico Grubert nicogrubert at gmail.com
Wed Jan 13 13:09:01 CET 2010


> Er, that should have been mylist.sort(key = lambda d:
> d['title'].lower())  of course.


Thanks a lot for the tip, chris.
Unfortunately, I only have Python 2.3.5 installed and can't upgrade to 
2.4 due to an underliying application server.

In python 2.3 the 'sort()' function does not excepts any keywords 
arguments (TypeError: sort() takes no keyword arguments), so is there a 
workaround?

Regards
Nico



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