[Python-3000] find -> index patch

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Sun Aug 27 23:18:13 CEST 2006

On 8/27/06, Jack Diederich <jack at psynchronous.com> wrote:
> What is with the sudden rush to solve all problems by using slice objects?> I've never used a slice object and I don't care to start now.  The above code
> reads just fine as
> i = s.find('\n', start, stop)
> if i >= 0:
>   yield s[:i]

Hear, hear.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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