[Python-Dev] string.find() again (was Re: timsort for jython)

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Wed, 14 Aug 2002 16:13:09 -0400

> 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
> expressions, right?

Um, yes.  That kills the idea (unless you want to write this as
"string in re", which almost makes sense :-).

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