[docs] [issue24243] behavior for finding an empty string is inconsistent with documentation

R. David Murray report at bugs.python.org
Mon Sep 18 17:10:09 EDT 2017

R. David Murray added the comment:

I'm not Raymond, but he is correct.  This is an example of "taking advantage of the corner cases", and is something Python does a lot of, especially around strings and slices.  The current behavior was carefully considered and has useful properties.


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