In <e1d9a80e-6c62-49ba-b946-695150a0d...@googlegroups.com> Sayth Renshaw
> If shuffle is an "in place" function and returns none how do i obtain
> the values from it.
The values are still in the original object -- variable "a" in your example.
> from random import shuffle
> a = [1,2,3,4,5]
> b = shuffle(a)
> For example here i just want to slice the first 3 numbers which should
> be shuffled. However you can't slice a noneType object that b becomes.
> So how do i get shuffle to give me my numbers?
a = [1,2,3,4,5]
John Gordon A is for Amy, who fell down the stairs
gor...@panix.com B is for Basil, assaulted by bears
-- Edward Gorey, "The Gashlycrumb Tinies"