Source code for more_itertools.more

import warnings

from collections import Counter, defaultdict, deque
from collections.abc import Sequence
from functools import partial, wraps
from heapq import merge
from itertools import (
    chain,
    compress,
    count,
    cycle,
    dropwhile,
    groupby,
    islice,
    repeat,
    starmap,
    takewhile,
    tee,
    zip_longest,
)
from operator import itemgetter, lt, gt, sub
from sys import maxsize
from time import monotonic

from .recipes import consume, flatten, powerset, take, unique_everseen

__all__ = [
    'adjacent',
    'always_iterable',
    'always_reversible',
    'bucket',
    'chunked',
    'circular_shifts',
    'collapse',
    'collate',
    'consecutive_groups',
    'consumer',
    'count_cycle',
    'difference',
    'distinct_combinations',
    'distinct_permutations',
    'distribute',
    'divide',
    'exactly_n',
    'filter_except',
    'first',
    'groupby_transform',
    'ilen',
    'interleave_longest',
    'interleave',
    'intersperse',
    'islice_extended',
    'iterate',
    'ichunked',
    'last',
    'locate',
    'lstrip',
    'make_decorator',
    'map_except',
    'map_reduce',
    'numeric_range',
    'one',
    'only',
    'padded',
    'partitions',
    'set_partitions',
    'peekable',
    'repeat_last',
    'replace',
    'rlocate',
    'rstrip',
    'run_length',
    'seekable',
    'SequenceView',
    'side_effect',
    'sliced',
    'sort_together',
    'split_at',
    'split_after',
    'split_before',
    'split_when',
    'split_into',
    'spy',
    'stagger',
    'strip',
    'substrings',
    'substrings_indexes',
    'time_limited',
    'unique_to_each',
    'unzip',
    'windowed',
    'with_iter',
    'zip_offset',
]

_marker = object()


[docs]def chunked(iterable, n): """Break *iterable* into lists of length *n*: >>> list(chunked([1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6], 3)) [[1, 2, 3], [4, 5, 6]] If the length of *iterable* is not evenly divisible by *n*, the last returned list will be shorter: >>> list(chunked([1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8], 3)) [[1, 2, 3], [4, 5, 6], [7, 8]] To use a fill-in value instead, see the :func:`grouper` recipe. :func:`chunked` is useful for splitting up a computation on a large number of keys into batches, to be pickled and sent off to worker processes. One example is operations on rows in MySQL, which does not implement server-side cursors properly and would otherwise load the entire dataset into RAM on the client. """ return iter(partial(take, n, iter(iterable)), [])
[docs]def first(iterable, default=_marker): """Return the first item of *iterable*, or *default* if *iterable* is empty. >>> first([0, 1, 2, 3]) 0 >>> first([], 'some default') 'some default' If *default* is not provided and there are no items in the iterable, raise ``ValueError``. :func:`first` is useful when you have a generator of expensive-to-retrieve values and want any arbitrary one. It is marginally shorter than ``next(iter(iterable), default)``. """ try: return next(iter(iterable)) except StopIteration: # I'm on the edge about raising ValueError instead of StopIteration. At # the moment, ValueError wins, because the caller could conceivably # want to do something different with flow control when I raise the # exception, and it's weird to explicitly catch StopIteration. if default is _marker: raise ValueError( 'first() was called on an empty iterable, and no ' 'default value was provided.' ) return default
[docs]def last(iterable, default=_marker): """Return the last item of *iterable*, or *default* if *iterable* is empty. >>> last([0, 1, 2, 3]) 3 >>> last([], 'some default') 'some default' If *default* is not provided and there are no items in the iterable, raise ``ValueError``. """ try: try: # Try to access the last item directly return iterable[-1] except (TypeError, AttributeError, KeyError): # If not slice-able, iterate entirely using length-1 deque return deque(iterable, maxlen=1)[0] except IndexError: # If the iterable was empty if default is _marker: raise ValueError( 'last() was called on an empty iterable, and no ' 'default value was provided.' ) return default
[docs]class peekable: """Wrap an iterator to allow lookahead and prepending elements. Call :meth:`peek` on the result to get the value that will be returned by :func:`next`. This won't advance the iterator: >>> p = peekable(['a', 'b']) >>> p.peek() 'a' >>> next(p) 'a' Pass :meth:`peek` a default value to return that instead of raising ``StopIteration`` when the iterator is exhausted. >>> p = peekable([]) >>> p.peek('hi') 'hi' peekables also offer a :meth:`prepend` method, which "inserts" items at the head of the iterable: >>> p = peekable([1, 2, 3]) >>> p.prepend(10, 11, 12) >>> next(p) 10 >>> p.peek() 11 >>> list(p) [11, 12, 1, 2, 3] peekables can be indexed. Index 0 is the item that will be returned by :func:`next`, index 1 is the item after that, and so on: The values up to the given index will be cached. >>> p = peekable(['a', 'b', 'c', 'd']) >>> p[0] 'a' >>> p[1] 'b' >>> next(p) 'a' Negative indexes are supported, but be aware that they will cache the remaining items in the source iterator, which may require significant storage. To check whether a peekable is exhausted, check its truth value: >>> p = peekable(['a', 'b']) >>> if p: # peekable has items ... list(p) ['a', 'b'] >>> if not p: # peekable is exhaused ... list(p) [] """ def __init__(self, iterable): self._it = iter(iterable) self._cache = deque() def __iter__(self): return self def __bool__(self): try: self.peek() except StopIteration: return False return True def peek(self, default=_marker): """Return the item that will be next returned from ``next()``. Return ``default`` if there are no items left. If ``default`` is not provided, raise ``StopIteration``. """ if not self._cache: try: self._cache.append(next(self._it)) except StopIteration: if default is _marker: raise return default return self._cache[0] def prepend(self, *items): """Stack up items to be the next ones returned from ``next()`` or ``self.peek()``. The items will be returned in first in, first out order:: >>> p = peekable([1, 2, 3]) >>> p.prepend(10, 11, 12) >>> next(p) 10 >>> list(p) [11, 12, 1, 2, 3] It is possible, by prepending items, to "resurrect" a peekable that previously raised ``StopIteration``. >>> p = peekable([]) >>> next(p) Traceback (most recent call last): ... StopIteration >>> p.prepend(1) >>> next(p) 1 >>> next(p) Traceback (most recent call last): ... StopIteration """ self._cache.extendleft(reversed(items)) def __next__(self): if self._cache: return self._cache.popleft() return next(self._it) def _get_slice(self, index): # Normalize the slice's arguments step = 1 if (index.step is None) else index.step if step > 0: start = 0 if (index.start is None) else index.start stop = maxsize if (index.stop is None) else index.stop elif step < 0: start = -1 if (index.start is None) else index.start stop = (-maxsize - 1) if (index.stop is None) else index.stop else: raise ValueError('slice step cannot be zero') # If either the start or stop index is negative, we'll need to cache # the rest of the iterable in order to slice from the right side. if (start < 0) or (stop < 0): self._cache.extend(self._it) # Otherwise we'll need to find the rightmost index and cache to that # point. else: n = min(max(start, stop) + 1, maxsize) cache_len = len(self._cache) if n >= cache_len: self._cache.extend(islice(self._it, n - cache_len)) return list(self._cache)[index] def __getitem__(self, index): if isinstance(index, slice): return self._get_slice(index) cache_len = len(self._cache) if index < 0: self._cache.extend(self._it) elif index >= cache_len: self._cache.extend(islice(self._it, index + 1 - cache_len)) return self._cache[index]
def collate(*iterables, **kwargs): """Return a sorted merge of the items from each of several already-sorted *iterables*. >>> list(collate('ACDZ', 'AZ', 'JKL')) ['A', 'A', 'C', 'D', 'J', 'K', 'L', 'Z', 'Z'] Works lazily, keeping only the next value from each iterable in memory. Use :func:`collate` to, for example, perform a n-way mergesort of items that don't fit in memory. If a *key* function is specified, the iterables will be sorted according to its result: >>> key = lambda s: int(s) # Sort by numeric value, not by string >>> list(collate(['1', '10'], ['2', '11'], key=key)) ['1', '2', '10', '11'] If the *iterables* are sorted in descending order, set *reverse* to ``True``: >>> list(collate([5, 3, 1], [4, 2, 0], reverse=True)) [5, 4, 3, 2, 1, 0] If the elements of the passed-in iterables are out of order, you might get unexpected results. On Python 3.5+, this function is an alias for :func:`heapq.merge`. """ warnings.warn( "collate is no longer part of more_itertools, use heapq.merge", DeprecationWarning, ) return merge(*iterables, **kwargs)
[docs]def consumer(func): """Decorator that automatically advances a PEP-342-style "reverse iterator" to its first yield point so you don't have to call ``next()`` on it manually. >>> @consumer ... def tally(): ... i = 0 ... while True: ... print('Thing number %s is %s.' % (i, (yield))) ... i += 1 ... >>> t = tally() >>> t.send('red') Thing number 0 is red. >>> t.send('fish') Thing number 1 is fish. Without the decorator, you would have to call ``next(t)`` before ``t.send()`` could be used. """ @wraps(func) def wrapper(*args, **kwargs): gen = func(*args, **kwargs) next(gen) return gen return wrapper
[docs]def ilen(iterable): """Return the number of items in *iterable*. >>> ilen(x for x in range(1000000) if x % 3 == 0) 333334 This consumes the iterable, so handle with care. """ # This approach was selected because benchmarks showed it's likely the # fastest of the known implementations at the time of writing. # See GitHub tracker: #236, #230. counter = count() deque(zip(iterable, counter), maxlen=0) return next(counter)
[docs]def iterate(func, start): """Return ``start``, ``func(start)``, ``func(func(start))``, ... >>> from itertools import islice >>> list(islice(iterate(lambda x: 2*x, 1), 10)) [1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, 512] """ while True: yield start start = func(start)
[docs]def with_iter(context_manager): """Wrap an iterable in a ``with`` statement, so it closes once exhausted. For example, this will close the file when the iterator is exhausted:: upper_lines = (line.upper() for line in with_iter(open('foo'))) Any context manager which returns an iterable is a candidate for ``with_iter``. """ with context_manager as iterable: yield from iterable
[docs]def one(iterable, too_short=None, too_long=None): """Return the first item from *iterable*, which is expected to contain only that item. Raise an exception if *iterable* is empty or has more than one item. :func:`one` is useful for ensuring that an iterable contains only one item. For example, it can be used to retrieve the result of a database query that is expected to return a single row. If *iterable* is empty, ``ValueError`` will be raised. You may specify a different exception with the *too_short* keyword: >>> it = [] >>> one(it) # doctest: +IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL Traceback (most recent call last): ... ValueError: too many items in iterable (expected 1)' >>> too_short = IndexError('too few items') >>> one(it, too_short=too_short) # doctest: +IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL Traceback (most recent call last): ... IndexError: too few items Similarly, if *iterable* contains more than one item, ``ValueError`` will be raised. You may specify a different exception with the *too_long* keyword: >>> it = ['too', 'many'] >>> one(it) # doctest: +IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL Traceback (most recent call last): ... ValueError: Expected exactly one item in iterable, but got 'too', 'many', and perhaps more. >>> too_long = RuntimeError >>> one(it, too_long=too_long) # doctest: +IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL Traceback (most recent call last): ... RuntimeError Note that :func:`one` attempts to advance *iterable* twice to ensure there is only one item. See :func:`spy` or :func:`peekable` to check iterable contents less destructively. """ it = iter(iterable) try: first_value = next(it) except StopIteration: raise too_short or ValueError('too few items in iterable (expected 1)') try: second_value = next(it) except StopIteration: pass else: msg = ( 'Expected exactly one item in iterable, but got {!r}, {!r}, ' 'and perhaps more.'.format(first_value, second_value) ) raise too_long or ValueError(msg) return first_value
[docs]def distinct_permutations(iterable): """Yield successive distinct permutations of the elements in *iterable*. >>> sorted(distinct_permutations([1, 0, 1])) [(0, 1, 1), (1, 0, 1), (1, 1, 0)] Equivalent to ``set(permutations(iterable))``, except duplicates are not generated and thrown away. For larger input sequences this is much more efficient. Duplicate permutations arise when there are duplicated elements in the input iterable. The number of items returned is `n! / (x_1! * x_2! * ... * x_n!)`, where `n` is the total number of items input, and each `x_i` is the count of a distinct item in the input sequence. """ def make_new_permutations(pool, e): """Internal helper function. The output permutations are built up by adding element *e* to the current *permutations* at every possible position. The key idea is to keep repeated elements (reverse) ordered: if e1 == e2 and e1 is before e2 in the iterable, then all permutations with e1 before e2 are ignored. """ for perm in pool: for j in range(len(perm)): yield perm[:j] + (e,) + perm[j:] if perm[j] == e: break else: yield perm + (e,) permutations = [()] for e in iterable: permutations = make_new_permutations(permutations, e) return (tuple(t) for t in permutations)
[docs]def intersperse(e, iterable, n=1): """Intersperse filler element *e* among the items in *iterable*, leaving *n* items between each filler element. >>> list(intersperse('!', [1, 2, 3, 4, 5])) [1, '!', 2, '!', 3, '!', 4, '!', 5] >>> list(intersperse(None, [1, 2, 3, 4, 5], n=2)) [1, 2, None, 3, 4, None, 5] """ if n == 0: raise ValueError('n must be > 0') elif n == 1: # interleave(repeat(e), iterable) -> e, x_0, e, e, x_1, e, x_2... # islice(..., 1, None) -> x_0, e, e, x_1, e, x_2... return islice(interleave(repeat(e), iterable), 1, None) else: # interleave(filler, chunks) -> [e], [x_0, x_1], [e], [x_2, x_3]... # islice(..., 1, None) -> [x_0, x_1], [e], [x_2, x_3]... # flatten(...) -> x_0, x_1, e, x_2, x_3... filler = repeat([e]) chunks = chunked(iterable, n) return flatten(islice(interleave(filler, chunks), 1, None))
[docs]def unique_to_each(*iterables): """Return the elements from each of the input iterables that aren't in the other input iterables. For example, suppose you have a set of packages, each with a set of dependencies:: {'pkg_1': {'A', 'B'}, 'pkg_2': {'B', 'C'}, 'pkg_3': {'B', 'D'}} If you remove one package, which dependencies can also be removed? If ``pkg_1`` is removed, then ``A`` is no longer necessary - it is not associated with ``pkg_2`` or ``pkg_3``. Similarly, ``C`` is only needed for ``pkg_2``, and ``D`` is only needed for ``pkg_3``:: >>> unique_to_each({'A', 'B'}, {'B', 'C'}, {'B', 'D'}) [['A'], ['C'], ['D']] If there are duplicates in one input iterable that aren't in the others they will be duplicated in the output. Input order is preserved:: >>> unique_to_each("mississippi", "missouri") [['p', 'p'], ['o', 'u', 'r']] It is assumed that the elements of each iterable are hashable. """ pool = [list(it) for it in iterables] counts = Counter(chain.from_iterable(map(set, pool))) uniques = {element for element in counts if counts[element] == 1} return [list(filter(uniques.__contains__, it)) for it in pool]
[docs]def windowed(seq, n, fillvalue=None, step=1): """Return a sliding window of width *n* over the given iterable. >>> all_windows = windowed([1, 2, 3, 4, 5], 3) >>> list(all_windows) [(1, 2, 3), (2, 3, 4), (3, 4, 5)] When the window is larger than the iterable, *fillvalue* is used in place of missing values:: >>> list(windowed([1, 2, 3], 4)) [(1, 2, 3, None)] Each window will advance in increments of *step*: >>> list(windowed([1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6], 3, fillvalue='!', step=2)) [(1, 2, 3), (3, 4, 5), (5, 6, '!')] To slide into the iterable's items, use :func:`chain` to add filler items to the left: >>> iterable = [1, 2, 3, 4] >>> n = 3 >>> padding = [None] * (n - 1) >>> list(windowed(chain(padding, iterable), 3)) [(None, None, 1), (None, 1, 2), (1, 2, 3), (2, 3, 4)] """ if n < 0: raise ValueError('n must be >= 0') if n == 0: yield tuple() return if step < 1: raise ValueError('step must be >= 1') it = iter(seq) window = deque([], n) append = window.append # Initial deque fill for _ in range(n): append(next(it, fillvalue)) yield tuple(window) # Appending new items to the right causes old items to fall off the left i = 0 for item in it: append(item) i = (i + 1) % step if i % step == 0: yield tuple(window) # If there are items from the iterable in the window, pad with the given # value and emit them. if (i % step) and (step - i < n): for _ in range(step - i): append(fillvalue) yield tuple(window)
[docs]def substrings(iterable): """Yield all of the substrings of *iterable*. >>> [''.join(s) for s in substrings('more')] ['m', 'o', 'r', 'e', 'mo', 'or', 're', 'mor', 'ore', 'more'] Note that non-string iterables can also be subdivided. >>> list(substrings([0, 1, 2])) [(0,), (1,), (2,), (0, 1), (1, 2), (0, 1, 2)] """ # The length-1 substrings seq = [] for item in iter(iterable): seq.append(item) yield (item,) seq = tuple(seq) item_count = len(seq) # And the rest for n in range(2, item_count + 1): for i in range(item_count - n + 1): yield seq[i : i + n]
[docs]def substrings_indexes(seq, reverse=False): """Yield all substrings and their positions in *seq* The items yielded will be a tuple of the form ``(substr, i, j)``, where ``substr == seq[i:j]``. This function only works for iterables that support slicing, such as ``str`` objects. >>> for item in substrings_indexes('more'): ... print(item) ('m', 0, 1) ('o', 1, 2) ('r', 2, 3) ('e', 3, 4) ('mo', 0, 2) ('or', 1, 3) ('re', 2, 4) ('mor', 0, 3) ('ore', 1, 4) ('more', 0, 4) Set *reverse* to ``True`` to yield the same items in the opposite order. """ r = range(1, len(seq) + 1) if reverse: r = reversed(r) return ( (seq[i : i + L], i, i + L) for L in r for i in range(len(seq) - L + 1) )
[docs]class bucket: """Wrap *iterable* and return an object that buckets it iterable into child iterables based on a *key* function. >>> iterable = ['a1', 'b1', 'c1', 'a2', 'b2', 'c2', 'b3'] >>> s = bucket(iterable, key=lambda x: x[0]) >>> a_iterable = s['a'] >>> next(a_iterable) 'a1' >>> next(a_iterable) 'a2' >>> list(s['b']) ['b1', 'b2', 'b3'] The original iterable will be advanced and its items will be cached until they are used by the child iterables. This may require significant storage. By default, attempting to select a bucket to which no items belong will exhaust the iterable and cache all values. If you specify a *validator* function, selected buckets will instead be checked against it. >>> from itertools import count >>> it = count(1, 2) # Infinite sequence of odd numbers >>> key = lambda x: x % 10 # Bucket by last digit >>> validator = lambda x: x in {1, 3, 5, 7, 9} # Odd digits only >>> s = bucket(it, key=key, validator=validator) >>> 2 in s False >>> list(s[2]) [] """ def __init__(self, iterable, key, validator=None): self._it = iter(iterable) self._key = key self._cache = defaultdict(deque) self._validator = validator or (lambda x: True) def __contains__(self, value): if not self._validator(value): return False try: item = next(self[value]) except StopIteration: return False else: self._cache[value].appendleft(item) return True def _get_values(self, value): """ Helper to yield items from the parent iterator that match *value*. Items that don't match are stored in the local cache as they are encountered. """ while True: # If we've cached some items that match the target value, emit # the first one and evict it from the cache. if self._cache[value]: yield self._cache[value].popleft() # Otherwise we need to advance the parent iterator to search for # a matching item, caching the rest. else: while True: try: item = next(self._it) except StopIteration: return item_value = self._key(item) if item_value == value: yield item break elif self._validator(item_value): self._cache[item_value].append(item) def __getitem__(self, value): if not self._validator(value): return iter(()) return self._get_values(value)
[docs]def spy(iterable, n=1): """Return a 2-tuple with a list containing the first *n* elements of *iterable*, and an iterator with the same items as *iterable*. This allows you to "look ahead" at the items in the iterable without advancing it. There is one item in the list by default: >>> iterable = 'abcdefg' >>> head, iterable = spy(iterable) >>> head ['a'] >>> list(iterable) ['a', 'b', 'c', 'd', 'e', 'f', 'g'] You may use unpacking to retrieve items instead of lists: >>> (head,), iterable = spy('abcdefg') >>> head 'a' >>> (first, second), iterable = spy('abcdefg', 2) >>> first 'a' >>> second 'b' The number of items requested can be larger than the number of items in the iterable: >>> iterable = [1, 2, 3, 4, 5] >>> head, iterable = spy(iterable, 10) >>> head [1, 2, 3, 4, 5] >>> list(iterable) [1, 2, 3, 4, 5] """ it = iter(iterable) head = take(n, it) return head, chain(head, it)
[docs]def interleave(*iterables): """Return a new iterable yielding from each iterable in turn, until the shortest is exhausted. >>> list(interleave([1, 2, 3], [4, 5], [6, 7, 8])) [1, 4, 6, 2, 5, 7] For a version that doesn't terminate after the shortest iterable is exhausted, see :func:`interleave_longest`. """ return chain.from_iterable(zip(*iterables))
[docs]def interleave_longest(*iterables): """Return a new iterable yielding from each iterable in turn, skipping any that are exhausted. >>> list(interleave_longest([1, 2, 3], [4, 5], [6, 7, 8])) [1, 4, 6, 2, 5, 7, 3, 8] This function produces the same output as :func:`roundrobin`, but may perform better for some inputs (in particular when the number of iterables is large). """ i = chain.from_iterable(zip_longest(*iterables, fillvalue=_marker)) return (x for x in i if x is not _marker)
[docs]def collapse(iterable, base_type=None, levels=None): """Flatten an iterable with multiple levels of nesting (e.g., a list of lists of tuples) into non-iterable types. >>> iterable = [(1, 2), ([3, 4], [[5], [6]])] >>> list(collapse(iterable)) [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6] Binary and text strings are not considered iterable and will not be collapsed. To avoid collapsing other types, specify *base_type*: >>> iterable = ['ab', ('cd', 'ef'), ['gh', 'ij']] >>> list(collapse(iterable, base_type=tuple)) ['ab', ('cd', 'ef'), 'gh', 'ij'] Specify *levels* to stop flattening after a certain level: >>> iterable = [('a', ['b']), ('c', ['d'])] >>> list(collapse(iterable)) # Fully flattened ['a', 'b', 'c', 'd'] >>> list(collapse(iterable, levels=1)) # Only one level flattened ['a', ['b'], 'c', ['d']] """ def walk(node, level): if ( ((levels is not None) and (level > levels)) or isinstance(node, (str, bytes)) or ((base_type is not None) and isinstance(node, base_type)) ): yield node return try: tree = iter(node) except TypeError: yield node return else: for child in tree: yield from walk(child, level + 1) yield from walk(iterable, 0)
[docs]def side_effect(func, iterable, chunk_size=None, before=None, after=None): """Invoke *func* on each item in *iterable* (or on each *chunk_size* group of items) before yielding the item. `func` must be a function that takes a single argument. Its return value will be discarded. *before* and *after* are optional functions that take no arguments. They will be executed before iteration starts and after it ends, respectively. `side_effect` can be used for logging, updating progress bars, or anything that is not functionally "pure." Emitting a status message: >>> from more_itertools import consume >>> func = lambda item: print('Received {}'.format(item)) >>> consume(side_effect(func, range(2))) Received 0 Received 1 Operating on chunks of items: >>> pair_sums = [] >>> func = lambda chunk: pair_sums.append(sum(chunk)) >>> list(side_effect(func, [0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5], 2)) [0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5] >>> list(pair_sums) [1, 5, 9] Writing to a file-like object: >>> from io import StringIO >>> from more_itertools import consume >>> f = StringIO() >>> func = lambda x: print(x, file=f) >>> before = lambda: print(u'HEADER', file=f) >>> after = f.close >>> it = [u'a', u'b', u'c'] >>> consume(side_effect(func, it, before=before, after=after)) >>> f.closed True """ try: if before is not None: before() if chunk_size is None: for item in iterable: func(item) yield item else: for chunk in chunked(iterable, chunk_size): func(chunk) yield from chunk finally: if after is not None: after()
[docs]def sliced(seq, n): """Yield slices of length *n* from the sequence *seq*. >>> list(sliced((1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6), 3)) [(1, 2, 3), (4, 5, 6)] If the length of the sequence is not divisible by the requested slice length, the last slice will be shorter. >>> list(sliced((1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8), 3)) [(1, 2, 3), (4, 5, 6), (7, 8)] This function will only work for iterables that support slicing. For non-sliceable iterables, see :func:`chunked`. """ return takewhile(bool, (seq[i : i + n] for i in count(0, n)))
[docs]def split_at(iterable, pred): """Yield lists of items from *iterable*, where each list is delimited by an item where callable *pred* returns ``True``. The lists do not include the delimiting items. >>> list(split_at('abcdcba', lambda x: x == 'b')) [['a'], ['c', 'd', 'c'], ['a']] >>> list(split_at(range(10), lambda n: n % 2 == 1)) [[0], [2], [4], [6], [8], []] """ buf = [] for item in iterable: if pred(item): yield buf buf = [] else: buf.append(item) yield buf
[docs]def split_before(iterable, pred): """Yield lists of items from *iterable*, where each list ends just before an item for which callable *pred* returns ``True``: >>> list(split_before('OneTwo', lambda s: s.isupper())) [['O', 'n', 'e'], ['T', 'w', 'o']] >>> list(split_before(range(10), lambda n: n % 3 == 0)) [[0, 1, 2], [3, 4, 5], [6, 7, 8], [9]] """ buf = [] for item in iterable: if pred(item) and buf: yield buf buf = [] buf.append(item) yield buf
[docs]def split_after(iterable, pred): """Yield lists of items from *iterable*, where each list ends with an item where callable *pred* returns ``True``: >>> list(split_after('one1two2', lambda s: s.isdigit())) [['o', 'n', 'e', '1'], ['t', 'w', 'o', '2']] >>> list(split_after(range(10), lambda n: n % 3 == 0)) [[0], [1, 2, 3], [4, 5, 6], [7, 8, 9]] """ buf = [] for item in iterable: buf.append(item) if pred(item) and buf: yield buf buf = [] if buf: yield buf
[docs]def split_when(iterable, pred): """Split *iterable* into pieces based on the output of *pred*. *pred* should be a function that takes successive pairs of items and returns ``True`` if the iterable should be split in between them. For example, to find runs of increasing numbers, split the iterable when element ``i`` is larger than element ``i + 1``: >>> list(split_when([1, 2, 3, 3, 2, 5, 2, 4, 2], lambda x, y: x > y)) [[1, 2, 3, 3], [2, 5], [2, 4], [2]] """ it = iter(iterable) try: cur_item = next(it) except StopIteration: return buf = [cur_item] for next_item in it: if pred(cur_item, next_item): yield buf buf = [] buf.append(next_item) cur_item = next_item yield buf
[docs]def split_into(iterable, sizes): """Yield a list of sequential items from *iterable* of length 'n' for each integer 'n' in *sizes*. >>> list(split_into([1,2,3,4,5,6], [1,2,3])) [[1], [2, 3], [4, 5, 6]] If the sum of *sizes* is smaller than the length of *iterable*, then the remaining items of *iterable* will not be returned. >>> list(split_into([1,2,3,4,5,6], [2,3])) [[1, 2], [3, 4, 5]] If the sum of *sizes* is larger than the length of *iterable*, fewer items will be returned in the iteration that overruns *iterable* and further lists will be empty: >>> list(split_into([1,2,3,4], [1,2,3,4])) [[1], [2, 3], [4], []] When a ``None`` object is encountered in *sizes*, the returned list will contain items up to the end of *iterable* the same way that itertools.slice does: >>> list(split_into([1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0], [2,3,None])) [[1, 2], [3, 4, 5], [6, 7, 8, 9, 0]] :func:`split_into` can be useful for grouping a series of items where the sizes of the groups are not uniform. An example would be where in a row from a table, multiple columns represent elements of the same feature (e.g. a point represented by x,y,z) but, the format is not the same for all columns. """ # convert the iterable argument into an iterator so its contents can # be consumed by islice in case it is a generator it = iter(iterable) for size in sizes: if size is None: yield list(it) return else: yield list(islice(it, size))
[docs]def padded(iterable, fillvalue=None, n=None, next_multiple=False): """Yield the elements from *iterable*, followed by *fillvalue*, such that at least *n* items are emitted. >>> list(padded([1, 2, 3], '?', 5)) [1, 2, 3, '?', '?'] If *next_multiple* is ``True``, *fillvalue* will be emitted until the number of items emitted is a multiple of *n*:: >>> list(padded([1, 2, 3, 4], n=3, next_multiple=True)) [1, 2, 3, 4, None, None] If *n* is ``None``, *fillvalue* will be emitted indefinitely. """ it = iter(iterable) if n is None: yield from chain(it, repeat(fillvalue)) elif n < 1: raise ValueError('n must be at least 1') else: item_count = 0 for item in it: yield item item_count += 1 remaining = (n - item_count) % n if next_multiple else n - item_count for _ in range(remaining): yield fillvalue
[docs]def repeat_last(iterable, default=None): """After the *iterable* is exhausted, keep yielding its last element. >>> list(islice(repeat_last(range(3)), 5)) [0, 1, 2, 2, 2] If the iterable is empty, yield *default* forever:: >>> list(islice(repeat_last(range(0), 42), 5)) [42, 42, 42, 42, 42] """ item = _marker for item in iterable: yield item final = default if item is _marker else item yield from repeat(final)
[docs]def distribute(n, iterable): """Distribute the items from *iterable* among *n* smaller iterables. >>> group_1, group_2 = distribute(2, [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]) >>> list(group_1) [1, 3, 5] >>> list(group_2) [2, 4, 6] If the length of *iterable* is not evenly divisible by *n*, then the length of the returned iterables will not be identical: >>> children = distribute(3, [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]) >>> [list(c) for c in children] [[1, 4, 7], [2, 5], [3, 6]] If the length of *iterable* is smaller than *n*, then the last returned iterables will be empty: >>> children = distribute(5, [1, 2, 3]) >>> [list(c) for c in children] [[1], [2], [3], [], []] This function uses :func:`itertools.tee` and may require significant storage. If you need the order items in the smaller iterables to match the original iterable, see :func:`divide`. """ if n < 1: raise ValueError('n must be at least 1') children = tee(iterable, n) return [islice(it, index, None, n) for index, it in enumerate(children)]
[docs]def stagger(iterable, offsets=(-1, 0, 1), longest=False, fillvalue=None): """Yield tuples whose elements are offset from *iterable*. The amount by which the `i`-th item in each tuple is offset is given by the `i`-th item in *offsets*. >>> list(stagger([0, 1, 2, 3])) [(None, 0, 1), (0, 1, 2), (1, 2, 3)] >>> list(stagger(range(8), offsets=(0, 2, 4))) [(0, 2, 4), (1, 3, 5), (2, 4, 6), (3, 5, 7)] By default, the sequence will end when the final element of a tuple is the last item in the iterable. To continue until the first element of a tuple is the last item in the iterable, set *longest* to ``True``:: >>> list(stagger([0, 1, 2, 3], longest=True)) [(None, 0, 1), (0, 1, 2), (1, 2, 3), (2, 3, None), (3, None, None)] By default, ``None`` will be used to replace offsets beyond the end of the sequence. Specify *fillvalue* to use some other value. """ children = tee(iterable, len(offsets)) return zip_offset( *children, offsets=offsets, longest=longest, fillvalue=fillvalue )
[docs]def zip_offset(*iterables, offsets, longest=False, fillvalue=None): """``zip`` the input *iterables* together, but offset the `i`-th iterable by the `i`-th item in *offsets*. >>> list(zip_offset('0123', 'abcdef', offsets=(0, 1))) [('0', 'b'), ('1', 'c'), ('2', 'd'), ('3', 'e')] This can be used as a lightweight alternative to SciPy or pandas to analyze data sets in which some series have a lead or lag relationship. By default, the sequence will end when the shortest iterable is exhausted. To continue until the longest iterable is exhausted, set *longest* to ``True``. >>> list(zip_offset('0123', 'abcdef', offsets=(0, 1), longest=True)) [('0', 'b'), ('1', 'c'), ('2', 'd'), ('3', 'e'), (None, 'f')] By default, ``None`` will be used to replace offsets beyond the end of the sequence. Specify *fillvalue* to use some other value. """ if len(iterables) != len(offsets): raise ValueError("Number of iterables and offsets didn't match") staggered = [] for it, n in zip(iterables, offsets): if n < 0: staggered.append(chain(repeat(fillvalue, -n), it)) elif n > 0: staggered.append(islice(it, n, None)) else: staggered.append(it) if longest: return zip_longest(*staggered, fillvalue=fillvalue) return zip(*staggered)
[docs]def sort_together(iterables, key_list=(0,), reverse=False): """Return the input iterables sorted together, with *key_list* as the priority for sorting. All iterables are trimmed to the length of the shortest one. This can be used like the sorting function in a spreadsheet. If each iterable represents a column of data, the key list determines which columns are used for sorting. By default, all iterables are sorted using the ``0``-th iterable:: >>> iterables = [(4, 3, 2, 1), ('a', 'b', 'c', 'd')] >>> sort_together(iterables) [(1, 2, 3, 4), ('d', 'c', 'b', 'a')] Set a different key list to sort according to another iterable. Specifying multiple keys dictates how ties are broken:: >>> iterables = [(3, 1, 2), (0, 1, 0), ('c', 'b', 'a')] >>> sort_together(iterables, key_list=(1, 2)) [(2, 3, 1), (0, 0, 1), ('a', 'c', 'b')] Set *reverse* to ``True`` to sort in descending order. >>> sort_together([(1, 2, 3), ('c', 'b', 'a')], reverse=True) [(3, 2, 1), ('a', 'b', 'c')] """ return list( zip( *sorted( zip(*iterables), key=itemgetter(*key_list), reverse=reverse ) ) )
[docs]def unzip(iterable): """The inverse of :func:`zip`, this function disaggregates the elements of the zipped *iterable*. The ``i``-th iterable contains the ``i``-th element from each element of the zipped iterable. The first element is used to to determine the length of the remaining elements. >>> iterable = [('a', 1), ('b', 2), ('c', 3), ('d', 4)] >>> letters, numbers = unzip(iterable) >>> list(letters) ['a', 'b', 'c', 'd'] >>> list(numbers) [1, 2, 3, 4] This is similar to using ``zip(*iterable)``, but it avoids reading *iterable* into memory. Note, however, that this function uses :func:`itertools.tee` and thus may require significant storage. """ head, iterable = spy(iter(iterable)) if not head: # empty iterable, e.g. zip([], [], []) return () # spy returns a one-length iterable as head head = head[0] iterables = tee(iterable, len(head)) def itemgetter(i): def getter(obj): try: return obj[i] except IndexError: # basically if we have an iterable like # iter([(1, 2, 3), (4, 5), (6,)]) # the second unzipped iterable would fail at the third tuple # since it would try to access tup[1] # same with the third unzipped iterable and the second tuple # to support these "improperly zipped" iterables, # we create a custom itemgetter # which just stops the unzipped iterables # at first length mismatch raise StopIteration return getter return tuple(map(itemgetter(i), it) for i, it in enumerate(iterables))
[docs]def divide(n, iterable): """Divide the elements from *iterable* into *n* parts, maintaining order. >>> group_1, group_2 = divide(2, [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]) >>> list(group_1) [1, 2, 3] >>> list(group_2) [4, 5, 6] If the length of *iterable* is not evenly divisible by *n*, then the length of the returned iterables will not be identical: >>> children = divide(3, [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]) >>> [list(c) for c in children] [[1, 2, 3], [4, 5], [6, 7]] If the length of the iterable is smaller than n, then the last returned iterables will be empty: >>> children = divide(5, [1, 2, 3]) >>> [list(c) for c in children] [[1], [2], [3], [], []] This function will exhaust the iterable before returning and may require significant storage. If order is not important, see :func:`distribute`, which does not first pull the iterable into memory. """ if n < 1: raise ValueError('n must be at least 1') seq = tuple(iterable) q, r = divmod(len(seq), n) ret = [] for i in range(n): start = (i * q) + (i if i < r else r) stop = ((i + 1) * q) + (i + 1 if i + 1 < r else r) ret.append(iter(seq[start:stop])) return ret
[docs]def always_iterable(obj, base_type=(str, bytes)): """If *obj* is iterable, return an iterator over its items:: >>> obj = (1, 2, 3) >>> list(always_iterable(obj)) [1, 2, 3] If *obj* is not iterable, return a one-item iterable containing *obj*:: >>> obj = 1 >>> list(always_iterable(obj)) [1] If *obj* is ``None``, return an empty iterable: >>> obj = None >>> list(always_iterable(None)) [] By default, binary and text strings are not considered iterable:: >>> obj = 'foo' >>> list(always_iterable(obj)) ['foo'] If *base_type* is set, objects for which ``isinstance(obj, base_type)`` returns ``True`` won't be considered iterable. >>> obj = {'a': 1} >>> list(always_iterable(obj)) # Iterate over the dict's keys ['a'] >>> list(always_iterable(obj, base_type=dict)) # Treat dicts as a unit [{'a': 1}] Set *base_type* to ``None`` to avoid any special handling and treat objects Python considers iterable as iterable: >>> obj = 'foo' >>> list(always_iterable(obj, base_type=None)) ['f', 'o', 'o'] """ if obj is None: return iter(()) if (base_type is not None) and isinstance(obj, base_type): return iter((obj,)) try: return iter(obj) except TypeError: return iter((obj,))
[docs]def adjacent(predicate, iterable, distance=1): """Return an iterable over `(bool, item)` tuples where the `item` is drawn from *iterable* and the `bool` indicates whether that item satisfies the *predicate* or is adjacent to an item that does. For example, to find whether items are adjacent to a ``3``:: >>> list(adjacent(lambda x: x == 3, range(6))) [(False, 0), (False, 1), (True, 2), (True, 3), (True, 4), (False, 5)] Set *distance* to change what counts as adjacent. For example, to find whether items are two places away from a ``3``: >>> list(adjacent(lambda x: x == 3, range(6), distance=2)) [(False, 0), (True, 1), (True, 2), (True, 3), (True, 4), (True, 5)] This is useful for contextualizing the results of a search function. For example, a code comparison tool might want to identify lines that have changed, but also surrounding lines to give the viewer of the diff context. The predicate function will only be called once for each item in the iterable. See also :func:`groupby_transform`, which can be used with this function to group ranges of items with the same `bool` value. """ # Allow distance=0 mainly for testing that it reproduces results with map() if distance < 0: raise ValueError('distance must be at least 0') i1, i2 = tee(iterable) padding = [False] * distance selected = chain(padding, map(predicate, i1), padding) adjacent_to_selected = map(any, windowed(selected, 2 * distance + 1)) return zip(adjacent_to_selected, i2)
[docs]def groupby_transform(iterable, keyfunc=None, valuefunc=None): """An extension of :func:`itertools.groupby` that transforms the values of *iterable* after grouping them. *keyfunc* is a function used to compute a grouping key for each item. *valuefunc* is a function for transforming the items after grouping. >>> iterable = 'AaaABbBCcA' >>> keyfunc = lambda x: x.upper() >>> valuefunc = lambda x: x.lower() >>> grouper = groupby_transform(iterable, keyfunc, valuefunc) >>> [(k, ''.join(g)) for k, g in grouper] [('A', 'aaaa'), ('B', 'bbb'), ('C', 'cc'), ('A', 'a')] *keyfunc* and *valuefunc* default to identity functions if they are not specified. :func:`groupby_transform` is useful when grouping elements of an iterable using a separate iterable as the key. To do this, :func:`zip` the iterables and pass a *keyfunc* that extracts the first element and a *valuefunc* that extracts the second element:: >>> from operator import itemgetter >>> keys = [0, 0, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 3] >>> values = 'abcdefghi' >>> iterable = zip(keys, values) >>> grouper = groupby_transform(iterable, itemgetter(0), itemgetter(1)) >>> [(k, ''.join(g)) for k, g in grouper] [(0, 'ab'), (1, 'cde'), (2, 'fgh'), (3, 'i')] Note that the order of items in the iterable is significant. Only adjacent items are grouped together, so if you don't want any duplicate groups, you should sort the iterable by the key function. """ res = groupby(iterable, keyfunc) return ((k, map(valuefunc, g)) for k, g in res) if valuefunc else res
[docs]def numeric_range(*args): """An extension of the built-in ``range()`` function whose arguments can be any orderable numeric type. With only *stop* specified, *start* defaults to ``0`` and *step* defaults to ``1``. The output items will match the type of *stop*: >>> list(numeric_range(3.5)) [0.0, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0] With only *start* and *stop* specified, *step* defaults to ``1``. The output items will match the type of *start*: >>> from decimal import Decimal >>> start = Decimal('2.1') >>> stop = Decimal('5.1') >>> list(numeric_range(start, stop)) [Decimal('2.1'), Decimal('3.1'), Decimal('4.1')] With *start*, *stop*, and *step* specified the output items will match the type of ``start + step``: >>> from fractions import Fraction >>> start = Fraction(1, 2) # Start at 1/2 >>> stop = Fraction(5, 2) # End at 5/2 >>> step = Fraction(1, 2) # Count by 1/2 >>> list(numeric_range(start, stop, step)) [Fraction(1, 2), Fraction(1, 1), Fraction(3, 2), Fraction(2, 1)] If *step* is zero, ``ValueError`` is raised. Negative steps are supported: >>> list(numeric_range(3, -1, -1.0)) [3.0, 2.0, 1.0, 0.0] Be aware of the limitations of floating point numbers; the representation of the yielded numbers may be surprising. ``datetime.datetime`` objects can be used for *start* and *stop*, if *step* is a ``datetime.timedelta`` object: >>> import datetime >>> start = datetime.datetime(2019, 1, 1) >>> stop = datetime.datetime(2019, 1, 3) >>> step = datetime.timedelta(days=1) >>> items = numeric_range(start, stop, step) >>> next(items) datetime.datetime(2019, 1, 1, 0, 0) >>> next(items) datetime.datetime(2019, 1, 2, 0, 0) """ argc = len(args) if argc == 1: stop, = args start = type(stop)(0) step = 1 elif argc == 2: start, stop = args step = 1 elif argc == 3: start, stop, step = args else: err_msg = 'numeric_range takes at most 3 arguments, got {}' raise TypeError(err_msg.format(argc)) values = (start + (step * n) for n in count()) zero = type(step)(0) if step > zero: return takewhile(partial(gt, stop), values) elif step < zero: return takewhile(partial(lt, stop), values) else: raise ValueError('numeric_range arg 3 must not be zero')
[docs]def count_cycle(iterable, n=None): """Cycle through the items from *iterable* up to *n* times, yielding the number of completed cycles along with each item. If *n* is omitted the process repeats indefinitely. >>> list(count_cycle('AB', 3)) [(0, 'A'), (0, 'B'), (1, 'A'), (1, 'B'), (2, 'A'), (2, 'B')] """ iterable = tuple(iterable) if not iterable: return iter(()) counter = count() if n is None else range(n) return ((i, item) for i in counter for item in iterable)
[docs]def locate(iterable, pred=bool, window_size=None): """Yield the index of each item in *iterable* for which *pred* returns ``True``. *pred* defaults to :func:`bool`, which will select truthy items: >>> list(locate([0, 1, 1, 0, 1, 0, 0])) [1, 2, 4] Set *pred* to a custom function to, e.g., find the indexes for a particular item. >>> list(locate(['a', 'b', 'c', 'b'], lambda x: x == 'b')) [1, 3] If *window_size* is given, then the *pred* function will be called with that many items. This enables searching for sub-sequences: >>> iterable = [0, 1, 2, 3, 0, 1, 2, 3, 0, 1, 2, 3] >>> pred = lambda *args: args == (1, 2, 3) >>> list(locate(iterable, pred=pred, window_size=3)) [1, 5, 9] Use with :func:`seekable` to find indexes and then retrieve the associated items: >>> from itertools import count >>> from more_itertools import seekable >>> source = (3 * n + 1 if (n % 2) else n // 2 for n in count()) >>> it = seekable(source) >>> pred = lambda x: x > 100 >>> indexes = locate(it, pred=pred) >>> i = next(indexes) >>> it.seek(i) >>> next(it) 106 """ if window_size is None: return compress(count(), map(pred, iterable)) if window_size < 1: raise ValueError('window size must be at least 1') it = windowed(iterable, window_size, fillvalue=_marker) return compress(count(), starmap(pred, it))
[docs]def lstrip(iterable, pred): """Yield the items from *iterable*, but strip any from the beginning for which *pred* returns ``True``. For example, to remove a set of items from the start of an iterable: >>> iterable = (None, False, None, 1, 2, None, 3, False, None) >>> pred = lambda x: x in {None, False, ''} >>> list(lstrip(iterable, pred)) [1, 2, None, 3, False, None] This function is analogous to to :func:`str.lstrip`, and is essentially an wrapper for :func:`itertools.dropwhile`. """ return dropwhile(pred, iterable)
[docs]def rstrip(iterable, pred): """Yield the items from *iterable*, but strip any from the end for which *pred* returns ``True``. For example, to remove a set of items from the end of an iterable: >>> iterable = (None, False, None, 1, 2, None, 3, False, None) >>> pred = lambda x: x in {None, False, ''} >>> list(rstrip(iterable, pred)) [None, False, None, 1, 2, None, 3] This function is analogous to :func:`str.rstrip`. """ cache = [] cache_append = cache.append cache_clear = cache.clear for x in iterable: if pred(x): cache_append(x) else: yield from cache cache_clear() yield x
[docs]def strip(iterable, pred): """Yield the items from *iterable*, but strip any from the beginning and end for which *pred* returns ``True``. For example, to remove a set of items from both ends of an iterable: >>> iterable = (None, False, None, 1, 2, None, 3, False, None) >>> pred = lambda x: x in {None, False, ''} >>> list(strip(iterable, pred)) [1, 2, None, 3] This function is analogous to :func:`str.strip`. """ return rstrip(lstrip(iterable, pred), pred)
[docs]def islice_extended(iterable, *args): """An extension of :func:`itertools.islice` that supports negative values for *stop*, *start*, and *step*. >>> iterable = iter('abcdefgh') >>> list(islice_extended(iterable, -4, -1)) ['e', 'f', 'g'] Slices with negative values require some caching of *iterable*, but this function takes care to minimize the amount of memory required. For example, you can use a negative step with an infinite iterator: >>> from itertools import count >>> list(islice_extended(count(), 110, 99, -2)) [110, 108, 106, 104, 102, 100] """ s = slice(*args) start = s.start stop = s.stop if s.step == 0: raise ValueError('step argument must be a non-zero integer or None.') step = s.step or 1 it = iter(iterable) if step > 0: start = 0 if (start is None) else start if start < 0: # Consume all but the last -start items cache = deque(enumerate(it, 1), maxlen=-start) len_iter = cache[-1][0] if cache else 0 # Adjust start to be positive i = max(len_iter + start, 0) # Adjust stop to be positive if stop is None: j = len_iter elif stop >= 0: j = min(stop, len_iter) else: j = max(len_iter + stop, 0) # Slice the cache n = j - i if n <= 0: return for index, item in islice(cache, 0, n, step): yield item elif (stop is not None) and (stop < 0): # Advance to the start position next(islice(it, start, start), None) # When stop is negative, we have to carry -stop items while # iterating cache = deque(islice(it, -stop), maxlen=-stop) for index, item in enumerate(it): cached_item = cache.popleft() if index % step == 0: yield cached_item cache.append(item) else: # When both start and stop are positive we have the normal case yield from islice(it, start, stop, step) else: start = -1 if (start is None) else start if (stop is not None) and (stop < 0): # Consume all but the last items n = -stop - 1 cache = deque(enumerate(it, 1), maxlen=n) len_iter = cache[-1][0] if cache else 0 # If start and stop are both negative they are comparable and # we can just slice. Otherwise we can adjust start to be negative # and then slice. if start < 0: i, j = start, stop else: i, j = min(start - len_iter, -1), None for index, item in list(cache)[i:j:step]: yield item else: # Advance to the stop position if stop is not None: m = stop + 1 next(islice(it, m, m), None) # stop is positive, so if start is negative they are not comparable # and we need the rest of the items. if start < 0: i = start n = None # stop is None and start is positive, so we just need items up to # the start index. elif stop is None: i = None n = start + 1 # Both stop and start are positive, so they are comparable. else: i = None n = start - stop if n <= 0: return cache = list(islice(it, n)) yield from cache[i::step]
[docs]def always_reversible(iterable): """An extension of :func:`reversed` that supports all iterables, not just those which implement the ``Reversible`` or ``Sequence`` protocols. >>> print(*always_reversible(x for x in range(3))) 2 1 0 If the iterable is already reversible, this function returns the result of :func:`reversed()`. If the iterable is not reversible, this function will cache the remaining items in the iterable and yield them in reverse order, which may require significant storage. """ try: return reversed(iterable) except TypeError: return reversed(list(iterable))
[docs]def consecutive_groups(iterable, ordering=lambda x: x): """Yield groups of consecutive items using :func:`itertools.groupby`. The *ordering* function determines whether two items are adjacent by returning their position. By default, the ordering function is the identity function. This is suitable for finding runs of numbers: >>> iterable = [1, 10, 11, 12, 20, 30, 31, 32, 33, 40] >>> for group in consecutive_groups(iterable): ... print(list(group)) [1] [10, 11, 12] [20] [30, 31, 32, 33] [40] For finding runs of adjacent letters, try using the :meth:`index` method of a string of letters: >>> from string import ascii_lowercase >>> iterable = 'abcdfgilmnop' >>> ordering = ascii_lowercase.index >>> for group in consecutive_groups(iterable, ordering): ... print(list(group)) ['a', 'b', 'c', 'd'] ['f', 'g'] ['i'] ['l', 'm', 'n', 'o', 'p'] Each group of consecutive items is an iterator that shares it source with *iterable*. When an an output group is advanced, the previous group is no longer available unless its elements are copied (e.g., into a ``list``). >>> iterable = [1, 2, 11, 12, 21, 22] >>> saved_groups = [] >>> for group in consecutive_groups(iterable): ... saved_groups.append(list(group)) # Copy group elements >>> saved_groups [[1, 2], [11, 12], [21, 22]] """ for k, g in groupby( enumerate(iterable), key=lambda x: x[0] - ordering(x[1]) ): yield map(itemgetter(1), g)
[docs]def difference(iterable, func=sub, *, initial=None): """By default, compute the first difference of *iterable* using :func:`operator.sub`. >>> iterable = [0, 1, 3, 6, 10] >>> list(difference(iterable)) [0, 1, 2, 3, 4] This is the opposite of :func:`itertools.accumulate`'s default behavior: >>> from itertools import accumulate >>> iterable = [0, 1, 2, 3, 4] >>> list(accumulate(iterable)) [0, 1, 3, 6, 10] >>> list(difference(accumulate(iterable))) [0, 1, 2, 3, 4] By default *func* is :func:`operator.sub`, but other functions can be specified. They will be applied as follows:: A, B, C, D, ... --> A, func(B, A), func(C, B), func(D, C), ... For example, to do progressive division: >>> iterable = [1, 2, 6, 24, 120] # Factorial sequence >>> func = lambda x, y: x // y >>> list(difference(iterable, func)) [1, 2, 3, 4, 5] Since Python 3.8, :func:`itertools.accumulate` can be supplied with an *initial* keyword argument. If :func:`difference` is called with *initial* set to something other than ``None``, it will skip the first element when computing successive differences. >>> iterable = [100, 101, 103, 106] # accumate([1, 2, 3], initial=100) >>> list(difference(iterable, initial=100)) [1, 2, 3] """ a, b = tee(iterable) try: first = [next(b)] except StopIteration: return iter([]) if initial is not None: first = [] return chain(first, starmap(func, zip(b, a)))
[docs]class SequenceView(Sequence): """Return a read-only view of the sequence object *target*. :class:`SequenceView` objects are analogous to Python's built-in "dictionary view" types. They provide a dynamic view of a sequence's items, meaning that when the sequence updates, so does the view. >>> seq = ['0', '1', '2'] >>> view = SequenceView(seq) >>> view SequenceView(['0', '1', '2']) >>> seq.append('3') >>> view SequenceView(['0', '1', '2', '3']) Sequence views support indexing, slicing, and length queries. They act like the underlying sequence, except they don't allow assignment: >>> view[1] '1' >>> view[1:-1] ['1', '2'] >>> len(view) 4 Sequence views are useful as an alternative to copying, as they don't require (much) extra storage. """ def __init__(self, target): if not isinstance(target, Sequence): raise TypeError self._target = target def __getitem__(self, index): return self._target[index] def __len__(self): return len(self._target) def __repr__(self): return '{}({})'.format(self.__class__.__name__, repr(self._target))
[docs]class seekable: """Wrap an iterator to allow for seeking backward and forward. This progressively caches the items in the source iterable so they can be re-visited. Call :meth:`seek` with an index to seek to that position in the source iterable. To "reset" an iterator, seek to ``0``: >>> from itertools import count >>> it = seekable((str(n) for n in count())) >>> next(it), next(it), next(it) ('0', '1', '2') >>> it.seek(0) >>> next(it), next(it), next(it) ('0', '1', '2') >>> next(it) '3' You can also seek forward: >>> it = seekable((str(n) for n in range(20))) >>> it.seek(10) >>> next(it) '10' >>> it.seek(20) # Seeking past the end of the source isn't a problem >>> list(it) [] >>> it.seek(0) # Resetting works even after hitting the end >>> next(it), next(it), next(it) ('0', '1', '2') The cache grows as the source iterable progresses, so beware of wrapping very large or infinite iterables. You may view the contents of the cache with the :meth:`elements` method. That returns a :class:`SequenceView`, a view that updates automatically: >>> it = seekable((str(n) for n in range(10))) >>> next(it), next(it), next(it) ('0', '1', '2') >>> elements = it.elements() >>> elements SequenceView(['0', '1', '2']) >>> next(it) '3' >>> elements SequenceView(['0', '1', '2', '3']) """ def __init__(self, iterable): self._source = iter(iterable) self._cache = [] self._index = None def __iter__(self): return self def __next__(self): if self._index is not None: try: item = self._cache[self._index] except IndexError: self._index = None else: self._index += 1 return item item = next(self._source) self._cache.append(item) return item def elements(self): return SequenceView(self._cache) def seek(self, index): self._index = index remainder = index - len(self._cache) if remainder > 0: consume(self, remainder)
[docs]class run_length: """ :func:`run_length.encode` compresses an iterable with run-length encoding. It yields groups of repeated items with the count of how many times they were repeated: >>> uncompressed = 'abbcccdddd' >>> list(run_length.encode(uncompressed)) [('a', 1), ('b', 2), ('c', 3), ('d', 4)] :func:`run_length.decode` decompresses an iterable that was previously compressed with run-length encoding. It yields the items of the decompressed iterable: >>> compressed = [('a', 1), ('b', 2), ('c', 3), ('d', 4)] >>> list(run_length.decode(compressed)) ['a', 'b', 'b', 'c', 'c', 'c', 'd', 'd', 'd', 'd'] """ @staticmethod def encode(iterable): return ((k, ilen(g)) for k, g in groupby(iterable)) @staticmethod def decode(iterable): return chain.from_iterable(repeat(k, n) for k, n in iterable)
[docs]def exactly_n(iterable, n, predicate=bool): """Return ``True`` if exactly ``n`` items in the iterable are ``True`` according to the *predicate* function. >>> exactly_n([True, True, False], 2) True >>> exactly_n([True, True, False], 1) False >>> exactly_n([0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5], 3, lambda x: x < 3) True The iterable will be advanced until ``n + 1`` truthy items are encountered, so avoid calling it on infinite iterables. """ return len(take(n + 1, filter(predicate, iterable))) == n
[docs]def circular_shifts(iterable): """Return a list of circular shifts of *iterable*. >>> circular_shifts(range(4)) [(0, 1, 2, 3), (1, 2, 3, 0), (2, 3, 0, 1), (3, 0, 1, 2)] """ lst = list(iterable) return take(len(lst), windowed(cycle(lst), len(lst)))
[docs]def make_decorator(wrapping_func, result_index=0): """Return a decorator version of *wrapping_func*, which is a function that modifies an iterable. *result_index* is the position in that function's signature where the iterable goes. This lets you use itertools on the "production end," i.e. at function definition. This can augment what the function returns without changing the function's code. For example, to produce a decorator version of :func:`chunked`: >>> from more_itertools import chunked >>> chunker = make_decorator(chunked, result_index=0) >>> @chunker(3) ... def iter_range(n): ... return iter(range(n)) ... >>> list(iter_range(9)) [[0, 1, 2], [3, 4, 5], [6, 7, 8]] To only allow truthy items to be returned: >>> truth_serum = make_decorator(filter, result_index=1) >>> @truth_serum(bool) ... def boolean_test(): ... return [0, 1, '', ' ', False, True] ... >>> list(boolean_test()) [1, ' ', True] The :func:`peekable` and :func:`seekable` wrappers make for practical decorators: >>> from more_itertools import peekable >>> peekable_function = make_decorator(peekable) >>> @peekable_function() ... def str_range(*args): ... return (str(x) for x in range(*args)) ... >>> it = str_range(1, 20, 2) >>> next(it), next(it), next(it) ('1', '3', '5') >>> it.peek() '7' >>> next(it) '7' """ # See https://sites.google.com/site/bbayles/index/decorator_factory for # notes on how this works. def decorator(*wrapping_args, **wrapping_kwargs): def outer_wrapper(f): def inner_wrapper(*args, **kwargs): result = f(*args, **kwargs) wrapping_args_ = list(wrapping_args) wrapping_args_.insert(result_index, result) return wrapping_func(*wrapping_args_, **wrapping_kwargs) return inner_wrapper return outer_wrapper return decorator
[docs]def map_reduce(iterable, keyfunc, valuefunc=None, reducefunc=None): """Return a dictionary that maps the items in *iterable* to categories defined by *keyfunc*, transforms them with *valuefunc*, and then summarizes them by category with *reducefunc*. *valuefunc* defaults to the identity function if it is unspecified. If *reducefunc* is unspecified, no summarization takes place: >>> keyfunc = lambda x: x.upper() >>> result = map_reduce('abbccc', keyfunc) >>> sorted(result.items()) [('A', ['a']), ('B', ['b', 'b']), ('C', ['c', 'c', 'c'])] Specifying *valuefunc* transforms the categorized items: >>> keyfunc = lambda x: x.upper() >>> valuefunc = lambda x: 1 >>> result = map_reduce('abbccc', keyfunc, valuefunc) >>> sorted(result.items()) [('A', [1]), ('B', [1, 1]), ('C', [1, 1, 1])] Specifying *reducefunc* summarizes the categorized items: >>> keyfunc = lambda x: x.upper() >>> valuefunc = lambda x: 1 >>> reducefunc = sum >>> result = map_reduce('abbccc', keyfunc, valuefunc, reducefunc) >>> sorted(result.items()) [('A', 1), ('B', 2), ('C', 3)] You may want to filter the input iterable before applying the map/reduce procedure: >>> all_items = range(30) >>> items = [x for x in all_items if 10 <= x <= 20] # Filter >>> keyfunc = lambda x: x % 2 # Evens map to 0; odds to 1 >>> categories = map_reduce(items, keyfunc=keyfunc) >>> sorted(categories.items()) [(0, [10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20]), (1, [11, 13, 15, 17, 19])] >>> summaries = map_reduce(items, keyfunc=keyfunc, reducefunc=sum) >>> sorted(summaries.items()) [(0, 90), (1, 75)] Note that all items in the iterable are gathered into a list before the summarization step, which may require significant storage. The returned object is a :obj:`collections.defaultdict` with the ``default_factory`` set to ``None``, such that it behaves like a normal dictionary. """ valuefunc = (lambda x: x) if (valuefunc is None) else valuefunc ret = defaultdict(list) for item in iterable: key = keyfunc(item) value = valuefunc(item) ret[key].append(value) if reducefunc is not None: for key, value_list in ret.items(): ret[key] = reducefunc(value_list) ret.default_factory = None return ret
[docs]def rlocate(iterable, pred=bool, window_size=None): """Yield the index of each item in *iterable* for which *pred* returns ``True``, starting from the right and moving left. *pred* defaults to :func:`bool`, which will select truthy items: >>> list(rlocate([0, 1, 1, 0, 1, 0, 0])) # Truthy at 1, 2, and 4 [4, 2, 1] Set *pred* to a custom function to, e.g., find the indexes for a particular item: >>> iterable = iter('abcb') >>> pred = lambda x: x == 'b' >>> list(rlocate(iterable, pred)) [3, 1] If *window_size* is given, then the *pred* function will be called with that many items. This enables searching for sub-sequences: >>> iterable = [0, 1, 2, 3, 0, 1, 2, 3, 0, 1, 2, 3] >>> pred = lambda *args: args == (1, 2, 3) >>> list(rlocate(iterable, pred=pred, window_size=3)) [9, 5, 1] Beware, this function won't return anything for infinite iterables. If *iterable* is reversible, ``rlocate`` will reverse it and search from the right. Otherwise, it will search from the left and return the results in reverse order. See :func:`locate` to for other example applications. """ if window_size is None: try: len_iter = len(iterable) return (len_iter - i - 1 for i in locate(reversed(iterable), pred)) except TypeError: pass return reversed(list(locate(iterable, pred, window_size)))
[docs]def replace(iterable, pred, substitutes, count=None, window_size=1): """Yield the items from *iterable*, replacing the items for which *pred* returns ``True`` with the items from the iterable *substitutes*. >>> iterable = [1, 1, 0, 1, 1, 0, 1, 1] >>> pred = lambda x: x == 0 >>> substitutes = (2, 3) >>> list(replace(iterable, pred, substitutes)) [1, 1, 2, 3, 1, 1, 2, 3, 1, 1] If *count* is given, the number of replacements will be limited: >>> iterable = [1, 1, 0, 1, 1, 0, 1, 1, 0] >>> pred = lambda x: x == 0 >>> substitutes = [None] >>> list(replace(iterable, pred, substitutes, count=2)) [1, 1, None, 1, 1, None, 1, 1, 0] Use *window_size* to control the number of items passed as arguments to *pred*. This allows for locating and replacing subsequences. >>> iterable = [0, 1, 2, 5, 0, 1, 2, 5] >>> window_size = 3 >>> pred = lambda *args: args == (0, 1, 2) # 3 items passed to pred >>> substitutes = [3, 4] # Splice in these items >>> list(replace(iterable, pred, substitutes, window_size=window_size)) [3, 4, 5, 3, 4, 5] """ if window_size < 1: raise ValueError('window_size must be at least 1') # Save the substitutes iterable, since it's used more than once substitutes = tuple(substitutes) # Add padding such that the number of windows matches the length of the # iterable it = chain(iterable, [_marker] * (window_size - 1)) windows = windowed(it, window_size) n = 0 for w in windows: # If the current window matches our predicate (and we haven't hit # our maximum number of replacements), splice in the substitutes # and then consume the following windows that overlap with this one. # For example, if the iterable is (0, 1, 2, 3, 4...) # and the window size is 2, we have (0, 1), (1, 2), (2, 3)... # If the predicate matches on (0, 1), we need to zap (0, 1) and (1, 2) if pred(*w): if (count is None) or (n < count): n += 1 yield from substitutes consume(windows, window_size - 1) continue # If there was no match (or we've reached the replacement limit), # yield the first item from the window. if w and (w[0] is not _marker): yield w[0]
[docs]def partitions(iterable): """Yield all possible order-perserving partitions of *iterable*. >>> iterable = 'abc' >>> for part in partitions(iterable): ... print([''.join(p) for p in part]) ['abc'] ['a', 'bc'] ['ab', 'c'] ['a', 'b', 'c'] This is unrelated to :func:`partition`. """ sequence = list(iterable) n = len(sequence) for i in powerset(range(1, n)): yield [sequence[i:j] for i, j in zip((0,) + i, i + (n,))]
[docs]def set_partitions(iterable, k=None): """ Yield the set partitions of *iterable* into *k* parts. Set partitions are not order-preserving. >>> iterable = 'abc' >>> for part in set_partitions(iterable, 2): ... print([''.join(p) for p in part]) ['a', 'bc'] ['ab', 'c'] ['b', 'ac'] If *k* is not given, every set partition is generated. >>> iterable = 'abc' >>> for part in set_partitions(iterable): ... print([''.join(p) for p in part]) ['abc'] ['a', 'bc'] ['ab', 'c'] ['b', 'ac'] ['a', 'b', 'c'] """ L = list(iterable) n = len(L) if k is not None: if k < 1: raise ValueError( "Can't partition in a negative or zero number of groups" ) elif k > n: return def set_partitions_helper(L, k): n = len(L) if k == 1: yield [L] elif n == k: yield [[s] for s in L] else: e, *M = L for p in set_partitions_helper(M, k - 1): yield [[e], *p] for p in set_partitions_helper(M, k): for i in range(len(p)): yield p[:i] + [[e] + p[i]] + p[i + 1 :] if k is None: for k in range(1, n + 1): yield from set_partitions_helper(L, k) else: yield from set_partitions_helper(L, k)
[docs]def time_limited(limit_seconds, iterable): """ Yield items from *iterable* until *limit_seconds* have passed. >>> from time import sleep >>> def generator(): ... yield 1 ... yield 2 ... sleep(0.2) ... yield 3 >>> iterable = generator() >>> list(time_limited(0.1, iterable)) [1, 2] Note that the time is checked before each item is yielded, and iteration stops if the time elapsed is greater than *limit_seconds*. If your time limit is 1 second, but it takes 2 seconds to generate the first item from the iterable, the function will run for 2 seconds and not yield anything. """ if limit_seconds < 0: raise ValueError('limit_seconds must be positive') start_time = monotonic() for item in iterable: if monotonic() - start_time > limit_seconds: break yield item
[docs]def only(iterable, default=None, too_long=None): """If *iterable* has only one item, return it. If it has zero items, return *default*. If it has more than one item, raise the exception given by *too_long*, which is ``ValueError`` by default. >>> only([], default='missing') 'missing' >>> only([1]) 1 >>> only([1, 2]) # doctest: +IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL Traceback (most recent call last): ... ValueError: Expected exactly one item in iterable, but got 1, 2, and perhaps more.' >>> only([1, 2], too_long=TypeError) # doctest: +IGNORE_EXCEPTION_DETAIL Traceback (most recent call last): ... TypeError Note that :func:`only` attempts to advance *iterable* twice to ensure there is only one item. See :func:`spy` or :func:`peekable` to check iterable contents less destructively. """ it = iter(iterable) first_value = next(it, default) try: second_value = next(it) except StopIteration: pass else: msg = ( 'Expected exactly one item in iterable, but got {!r}, {!r}, ' 'and perhaps more.'.format(first_value, second_value) ) raise too_long or ValueError(msg) return first_value
[docs]def ichunked(iterable, n): """Break *iterable* into sub-iterables with *n* elements each. :func:`ichunked` is like :func:`chunked`, but it yields iterables instead of lists. If the sub-iterables are read in order, the elements of *iterable* won't be stored in memory. If they are read out of order, :func:`itertools.tee` is used to cache elements as necessary. >>> from itertools import count >>> all_chunks = ichunked(count(), 4) >>> c_1, c_2, c_3 = next(all_chunks), next(all_chunks), next(all_chunks) >>> list(c_2) # c_1's elements have been cached; c_3's haven't been [4, 5, 6, 7] >>> list(c_1) [0, 1, 2, 3] >>> list(c_3) [8, 9, 10, 11] """ source = iter(iterable) while True: # Check to see whether we're at the end of the source iterable item = next(source, _marker) if item is _marker: return # Clone the source and yield an n-length slice source, it = tee(chain([item], source)) yield islice(it, n) # Advance the source iterable consume(source, n)
[docs]def distinct_combinations(iterable, r): """Yield the distinct combinations of *r* items taken from *iterable*. >>> list(distinct_combinations([0, 0, 1], 2)) [(0, 0), (0, 1)] Equivalent to ``set(combinations(iterable))``, except duplicates are not generated and thrown away. For larger input sequences this is much more efficient. """ if r < 0: raise ValueError('r must be non-negative') elif r == 0: yield () else: pool = tuple(iterable) for i, prefix in unique_everseen(enumerate(pool), key=itemgetter(1)): for suffix in distinct_combinations(pool[i + 1 :], r - 1): yield (prefix,) + suffix
[docs]def filter_except(validator, iterable, *exceptions): """Yield the items from *iterable* for which the *validator* function does not raise one of the specified *exceptions*. *validator* is called for each item in *iterable*. It should be a function that accepts one argument and raises an exception if that item is not valid. >>> iterable = ['1', '2', 'three', '4', None] >>> list(filter_except(int, iterable, ValueError, TypeError)) ['1', '2', '4'] If an exception other than one given by *exceptions* is raised by *validator*, it is raised like normal. """ exceptions = tuple(exceptions) for item in iterable: try: validator(item) except exceptions: pass else: yield item
[docs]def map_except(function, iterable, *exceptions): """Transform each item from *iterable* with *function* and yield the result, unless *function* raises one of the specified *exceptions*. *function* is called to transform each item in *iterable*. It should be a accept one argument. >>> iterable = ['1', '2', 'three', '4', None] >>> list(map_except(int, iterable, ValueError, TypeError)) [1, 2, 4] If an exception other than one given by *exceptions* is raised by *function*, it is raised like normal. """ exceptions = tuple(exceptions) for item in iterable: try: yield function(item) except exceptions: pass