[Python-Dev] partition() (was: Remove str.find in 3.0?)

Charles Cazabon python at discworld.dyndns.org
Tue Aug 30 16:36:07 CEST 2005

Jason Orendorff <jason.orendorff at gmail.com> wrote:
> Concerning names for partition(), I immediately thought of break(). 
> Unfortunately it's taken.
> So, how about snap()?

I like .part()/.rpart() (or failing that, .parts()/.rparts()).  But if you
really want something short that's similar in meaning, there's also .cut().

Charles Cazabon                           <python at discworld.dyndns.org>
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