[Tutor] Finding a part of an element in a list
cyresse at gmail.com
Mon Dec 6 19:20:15 CET 2004
nearly there -
In other list I have :
for element1 in List1:
for element2 in List2:
if element2 in element1:
#Do something here, usually a break or continue clause
(Incidentally,'for element in list' is an easier version of for i in
range(len(list)) when you don't need to use index numbers. It just
steps element by element.)
'if x in y' works for strings within strings as well.
On Mon, 6 Dec 2004 09:57:11 -0800 (PST), kumar s <ps_python at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Dear Group,
> I have a list that is:
> List1 =
> In other list I have :
> List2= ['Corolla','Accord','Camry']
> I want to see if Corolla is there in list 1:
> The code:
> for i in range(len(List1)):
> if i in range(len(List2):
> print i
> If I have 'Corolla' as an element in both list then it
> is easy to find. However, in List1 this element
> appears as 'Model=Toyota_Corolla'.
> How can I ask python to match both elements:
> 'Model=Toyota_Corolla' and 'Corolla', where a part of
> element is matching.
> please help.
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