Guido van Rossum writes: > Someone just posted a patch to implement s.chomp() as a string method: > I.e. it removes a trailing \r\n, \r, or \n. > > Any comments? Is this needed given that we have s.rstrip() already? -1 from me. P=NP (Python is not Perl). "Chomp" is an excessively cute name. And like you said, this is too much like "rstrip" to merit a separate method.