[Python-Dev] String methods... finally

Barry A. Warsaw bwarsaw at cnri.reston.va.us
Fri Jun 11 05:13:29 CEST 1999


>>>>> "DA" == David Ascher <da at ski.org> writes:

    >> ... others never had a C implementation so weren't added, like
    >> center.

    DA> I assume that's not a design decision but a "haven't gotten
    DA> around to it yet" statement, right?

I think we decided that they weren't used enough to implement in
C. 

    >> Two new methods startswith and endswith act like their Java
    >> cousins.

    DA> aaaah...  <sigh of relief>.

Tell me about it!
-Barry




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