[Python-Dev] string.find() again (was Re: timsort for jython)
14 Aug 2002 15:43:29 -0400
>> PS: is pure substring testing such a common idiom?
>> I have not found so many
>> matches for find\(.*\)\s*> in the std lib
Greg> For more generality, maybe
Greg> re in string
Greg> should be made to work too, where re is a regular
Greg> expression object?
Then the core language would have to know about regular
Andrew Koenig, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.research.att.com/info/ark