[Tutor] xrange

elis aeris hunter92383 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 19 04:41:45 CET 2008

Oh i am good with range then, because it's not a real time program.

On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 3:55 PM, Shrutarshi Basu <technorapture at gmail.com>

> I'm not entirely sure about this, but I think for range(), the entire
> range of numbers is generated at one go, which could cause a
> slow-down. But xrange() generates the list of numbers one at a time.
> For a thousand, there shouldn't be much of a difference, but if you
> need a million or so go with xrange()
> Basu
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