string methods (was Re: [Python-Dev] A house upon the sand)
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Mon, 27 Nov 2000 01:00:01 -0500 (EST)
Charles G Waldman writes:
> On the other hand it is not clear to me why "capwords" and "zfill" did
> not become methods of string objects.
Fredrik Lundh writes:
> fwiw, they were both present in my original unicode
Interesting. I'd have expected capwords() on strings. I wonder why
/F's implementation wasn't retained? As for zfill(), I can imagine no
one thought it was sufficiently useful to keep around.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
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