[docs] [issue14763] string.split maxsplit documented incorrectly
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Wed May 9 14:18:53 CEST 2012
Fj <fj.mail at gmail.com> added the comment:
> These functions are anyway deprecated
Well, yes, but it's the only place you can get information about the default value of maxsplit, short of looking in the source. Which is kind of wrong.
Maybe you can also fix str.split docstring to say "If maxsplit is not specified *or negative*, then there is no limit on the number of splits"?
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