[Tutor] all elements equal in tuple or list

Brian van den Broek bvande at po-box.mcgill.ca
Fri Nov 19 16:36:16 CET 2004

Dick Moores said unto the world upon 2004-11-19 08:59:
> I've been unable to find this. Could you give the URL for the page? I 
> figure there must be more good stuff near there..
> Thanks,
> Dick
> Bob Gailer wrote at 22:45 11/18/2004:
>> To be more explicit (quoting from the manual) "when expressions are 
>> used by control flow statements, the following values are interpreted 
>> as false: None, numeric zero of all types, empty sequences (strings, 
>> tuples and lists), and empty mappings (dictionaries). All other values 
>> are interpreted as true."
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Hi Dick,


Since that isn't too readable, that's the result of typing:

site:www.python.org "when expressions are used by control flow statements"

into google's search box.


Brian vdB

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