Parameterized functions of no arguments?

Ben Finney ben+python at
Fri Feb 11 00:42:32 EST 2011

Rotwang <sg552 at> writes:

> Here's something that does work:
>     menu = Tkinter.Menu(master, tearoff = 0)
>     for k in x:
>         def f(j = k):
>             [do something that depends on j]
>         menu.add_command(label = str(k), command = f)
> Still, I'd like to know if there's a more elegant method for creating
> a set of functions indexed by an arbitrary list.

That already seems quite elegant to me. What part is inelegant to your

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