Two variable dictionary comprehension

Deborah Swanson python at deborahswanson.net
Mon Apr 3 01:06:53 EDT 2017


Ben Finney wrote. on April 02, 2017 7:41 PM
> 
> "Deborah Swanson" <python at deborahswanson.net> writes:
> 
> > Chris Angelico wrote, on April 02, 2017 6:37 PM
> > > 
> > > On Mon, Apr 3, 2017 at 11:26 AM, Deborah Swanson
> > > > Maybe I'm having another "dumb day" [.]
> >
> > Well, wouldncha know it, I never tried using a colon. That's what I 
> > get for just trying to guess.
> 
> Yes, guessing *is* dumb when the reference documentation is 
> available 
> <URL:https://docs.python.org/3/reference/expressions.html#disp
> lays-for-lists-sets-and-dictionaries>.
> I was sure you'd have been reading the manual before 
> guessing, but I'll know better in future :-)
> 
> -- 
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> match for me |
>   `\                                     at kick boxing." 
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> Ben Finney
> 

Oh, come on. That's a fairly obscure citation in the docs, one that
would take a good deal of experience and time reading through them to
know was there, experience and years with Python that I don't have. But
you knew that ... ;)

Deborah



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