[Tutor] sorting / outputting varibales
kent37 at tds.net
Thu Nov 1 20:23:33 CET 2007
ted b wrote:
> If i input the following in python:
> var1 = 7
> var2 = 9
> var3 = 5
> args = [var1, var2, var3]
> then if if type:
> the output is
> [5, 7, 9]
> but i want the output to be
> [var3, var1, var2]
> is there a function that will output the variable
> names in the order they have been sorted instead of
> the variable contents themselves?
Questions like this usually indicate that the questioner is on the wrong
track. What are you trying to do? Probably it can be better done with a
list or dictionary of values.
Is this a followup to your earlier "sorting variables" question? Evert
showed you how to do that, is there a problem?
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