Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums / MathGroup Archive
-----

MathGroup Archive 2011

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: list equation

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg121938] Re: list equation
  • From: "Harvey P. Dale" <hpd1 at nyu.edu>
  • Date: Fri, 7 Oct 2011 04:44:30 -0400 (EDT)
  • Delivered-to: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com
  • References: <201110060824.EAA22708@smc.vnet.net>

Dimitris:
	Union[Sort/@lst]
	Best,
	Harvey


-----Original Message-----
From: dimitris [mailto:dimmechan at yahoo.com]
Sent: Thursday, October 06, 2011 4:25 AM
To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
Subject: [mg121938] list equation

Hello to all.

Let

lst = Tuples[Range[100], 2];

In the previous list appear elements such us {x,y} and {y,x}. (e.g.
{3,4} and {4,3}).
I want to create a new list with {y,x} dropped (that is, in the new
list appears only {3,4}
and not {4,3}).

I use

lstnew = Union[lst, SameTest -> (#1 == Reverse[#2] &)]

However it is needed almost 150 sec for this procedure ($Version->5.2
for Windows)
I know that my laptop is too old but I guess there is a more efficient
way to
create lstnew.

Any ideas?

Thanks a lot

Dimitris




  • Prev by Date: Re: list equation
  • Next by Date: Re: A variable defaulting to a previous variable?
  • Previous by thread: Re: list equation
  • Next by thread: Re: list equation