how to make a nested list
ppearson at nowhere.invalid
Thu Sep 15 13:17:42 EDT 2011
On Thu, 15 Sep 2011 18:57:24 +0200, Stef Mientki wrote:
> Because the list is much larger, I need a shortcut (ok I can use a for loop)
> So I tried
> >>> B = 3 * [ [ None, None ]]
> >>> B = 77
> >>> B
> [[77, None], [77, None], [77, None]]
> which doesn't work as expected.
> any suggestions ?
>>> b = [[None, None] for i in range(3)]
>>> b = 77
[[None, None], [None, None], [77, None]]
If you don't understand why the other approach resulted in
[[77, None], [77, None], [77, None]], feel free to ask. It's
a mistake that I think everybody makes at least once.
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