Pythonic way of saying 'at least one of a, b, or c is in some_list'
jjposner at optimum.net
Thu Oct 28 18:23:41 CEST 2010
On 10/28/2010 12:16 PM, cbrown at cbrownsystems.com wrote:
> It's clear but tedious to write:
> if 'monday" in days_off or "tuesday" in days_off:
> I currently am tending to write:
> if any([d for d in ['monday', 'tuesday'] if d in days_off]):
> Is there a better pythonic idiom for this situation?
Clunky, but it might prompt you to think of a better idea: convert the
lists to sets, and take their intersection.
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