[Python-Dev] deprecating string module?

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@pythonware.com
Wed, 29 May 2002 14:41:47 +0200

skip wrote:

> It has nothing to do with 11k worth of disk space and everything to do =
> "there's one (best) way to do it".

in this case, it sounds more like "purity over practicality" (or
maybe "I'm bored, let's get some discussion going")

and frankly, it doesn't sound much like you either.  didn't you
use to be a rather practical programmer?