Python: Do a case-insensitive string replacement

Python Regular Expression: Exercise-44 with Solution

Write a Python program to do a case-insensitive string replacement.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

import re
text = "PHP Exercises"
print("Original Text: ",text)
redata = re.compile(re.escape('php'), re.IGNORECASE)
new_text = redata.sub('php', 'PHP Exercises')
print("Using 'php' replace PHP") 
print("New Text: ",new_text)

Sample Output:

Original Text:  PHP Exercises
Using 'php' replace PHP
New Text:  php Exercises

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Python: Tips of the Day

Creates a dictionary with the same keys as the provided dictionary and values generated by running the provided function for each value


def tips_map_values(obj, fn):
  ret = {}
  for key in obj.keys():
    ret[key] = fn(obj[key])
  return ret
users = {
  'Owen': { 'user': 'Owen', 'age': 29 },
  'Eddie': { 'user': 'Eddie', 'age': 15 }

print(tips_map_values(users, lambda u : u['age'])) # {'Owen': 29, 'Eddie': 15}


{'Owen': 29, 'Eddie': 15}