[Python-Dev] Re: Dafanging the find() gotcha

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Tue, 06 Aug 2002 11:42:37 -0400

> Incidentally, one other argument that might be relevant is that in
> every other programming language I've ever seen that supports string
> searching, the null string is accepted as a search argument and is
> always found.

Same for Python, until now.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)