[Python-Dev] Re: PEP 295 - Interpretation of multiline string constants
Guido van Rossum
Fri, 26 Jul 2002 16:48:30 -0400
> So... What you (and others) think about just adding flag 'i' to string
> constants (that will strip indentation etc.)? This doesn't affect
> existing code, but it will be useful (at least for me ;-) Motivation
> was posted here by Michael Chermside, but I don't like his solutions.
And I don't like your proposal. Sorry, but I really don't think the
syntax should be changed for something that's so trivial to code if
you need it.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)