How to Fix “ValueError: The truth value of an array with more than one element is ambiguous. Use a.any() or a.all()”

Here’s an error I recently encountered when working with NumPy arrays: If you run the following code, you’ll experience a special ValueError: The output will be this error message: How can you fix this error? I’ll give you a short and a long answer to this question. Let’s start with the short one: Solution: Use … Read more

How to Access an Object Attribute Given the Attribute Name as a String?

You may know the following problem: You have an object’s attribute name as a string—say, you’ve read it from a file—and you want to access the attribute with the given name. But you cannot use the syntax object.”attribute” because the dot notation only allows for name-access like this: object.attribute. How do you resolve this problem? … Read more