Best way to deal with different data types in a list comprehension
larry.martell at gmail.com
Wed Sep 24 00:01:34 CEST 2014
I have some code that I inherited:
' '.join([self.get_abbrev()] +
for f in self.filters
This broke today when it encountered some non-ascii data.
I changed the str(f['value']) line to f['value'].encode('utf-8'),
which works fine, except when f['value'] is not a string (it could be
Without rewriting this without the list comprehension, how can I write
this to deal with both strings and non-strings?
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