[Tutor] New to list & first steps in Python
Lance E Sloan
lsloan-000002 at umich.edu
Fri Jun 4 07:37:17 EDT 2004
--On Thursday, June 3, 2004 11:57 AM -0700 Danny Yoo
<dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu> wrote:
> This looks fine. You may want to avoid using the 'from foo import *'
> statement. I agree that explicitely pulling out the 'choice' function is
> from random import choice
What I've been doing lately in cases like this is:
x = random.choice( y )
What do you other experienced Pythonistas think of that style?
I admit that I don't like the length it adds to my lines of code, but I do
like that it's clear and easy to see which module each function came from.
Lance E Sloan, Systems Research Programmer III
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