[Python-Dev] deprecating string module?
Wed, 29 May 2002 11:10:52 -0700
Skip Montanaro wrote:
> Still, it sounds to me like for most purposes there is ample reason to
> advocate not using the string module.
Sure. Move the documentation for the module into an appendix and add a
note saying people should use string methods instead.
> Then, my natural inclination is to wonder if it should simply be
Removing it will break lots of code. Leaving it alone until Python 3k
costs us almost nothing. Can we please just leave it alone?