Is there an easier way to express this list slicing?
john106henry at hotmail.com
Thu Nov 30 21:08:16 CET 2006
John Henry wrote:
> Further, if splitUp is a sub-class of string, then I can do:
> alist, blist, clist, dlist = "ABCDEFGHIJ".slice((1,1,3,None))
> Now, can I override the slice operator?
alist, blist, clist, dlist = newStr("ABCDEFGHIJ")[1,1,3,None]
where newStr is a sub-class of str, with a __repr__ that takes a
variable list of arguments?
(No clue how to code that yet, still pretty new to this)
Maybe they should make this a standard slicing feature....
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