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Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@acm.org
Thu, 18 Apr 2002 11:20:17 -0400

=?iso-8859-1?Q?Walter_D=F6rwald?= writes:
 > your version: "oofoo".strip("foo") => ""
 > my version: "oofoo".strip("foo") => "oo"

It sounds like yours is more like Perl's chomp(), with an option about
what to chomp off.  Not a bad idea, not sure I'd ever use more than:

     line = line.chomp('\n')


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at acm.org>
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