Random function

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Random function

Postby VictorVt » Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:39 pm

Hello, my first time here, I'm brazilian and I don't write english very well, I aks patiente, please haha

Well, I'm doing a program that it has how input a matriz and a word, and this word will be found and your position print at screen. But we have a problem, we don't know how use the random function this case to make one matrix random as input, someone would know to do?

Do you understand my englsih? I'm trainning, hehe
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Re: Random function

Postby stranac » Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:57 pm

I'm not sure I understood correctly, but you can use random.choice(string.lowercase) to select a random lowercase letter.
You can combine that with a nested loop/listcomp to produce the matrix you want.
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Re: Random function

Postby micseydel » Sat Jun 29, 2013 4:34 am

On top of stranac's advice, I would recommend posting your code here. With that extra information, we might be able to figure out what you mean more easily.
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