[Python-Dev] Death to string functions!

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@effbot.org
Tue, 19 Dec 2000 18:25:49 +0100

Barry wrote:
>     JvR> So, making join() a builtin makes a whole lot of sense. Not
>     JvR> doing this because people sometimes use a local reference to
>     JvR> os.path.join seems awfully backward.
> I agree.  Have we agreed on the semantics and signature of builtin
> join() though?  Is it just string.join() stuck in builtins?


(let's leave the __join__ slot and other super-generalized
variants for 2.2)