[Python-Dev] deprecating string module?

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Wed, 29 May 2002 10:44:13 -0400

> The one difference is that <> is favored by some people close to
> Guido's heart.  He'd never piss off his brother or his sysadmin. :)

But in Python 3, only != will be supported.

Fortunately, it's a simple mechanical translation to fix this.

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