[Python-Dev] Re: Fwd: summing a bunch of numbers (or "whatevers")

Alex Martelli aleax@aleax.it
Mon, 21 Apr 2003 21:07:31 +0200

On Monday 21 April 2003 08:57 pm, Brett Cannon wrote:
> [Terry Reedy]
> > Given that we already have the 'less ugly' alternative str.join(delim,
> > strseq),
> Yes, but the string module will go away *someday*, so having it now does
> not matter much.

Terry mentioned the type (str), not the module (string).  The type's not
gonna go away anytime soon...