[Python-Dev] Strings: '\012' -> '\n'
Barry A. Warsaw
Tue, 16 Jan 2001 23:50:25 -0500
>>>>> "TP" == Tim Peters <email@example.com> writes:
TP> Note that as of 2.0, a far quicker way is to use
TP> binascii.b2a_hex(), or its absurdist (read "Barry" <wink>)
TP> synonym binascii.hexlify().
Thanks for the compliment Tim, but I can't take credit for that name.
If it was me I'd have called it wudduptify() (and its inverse,
notmuchlify()). I stole the name from Emacs's hexlify-buffer function
which kind of does the same thing.