[Python-Dev] Release Schedules (was Stability & change)
Martin v. Loewis
09 Apr 2002 09:31:53 +0200
Alex Martelli <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Giving strip methods an optional arguments, the characters that are
> OK to throw away (stopping the stripping when a not-to-be-thrown-
> away character shows up -- defaulting to whitespace like now of course),
> would help here and also with other related issues such as emulating Perl's
> "chomp". I also think it's the kind of change that would be OK in a minor
> release in the stable branch.
This is http://python.org/sf/444708.