Boris Borcic wrote:
Joe Strout wrote:
The point is, we already have a very pretty Template class that does this operation in one direction; it ought to do it in the other direction too. The fact that it doesn't is surprising to a newbie
BTW, a similar comment goes for delim.join() vs delim.split()
A phrase like 'similar comment' is sometimes hard to expand. Are you saying that in 3.x .split should produce an iterator instead of a list? Or that ''.split(s) should return list(s) instead of [''] as now (in 3.0 at least).