[Python-Dev] Proof of the pudding: str.partition()
shane at hathawaymix.org
Wed Aug 31 01:00:43 CEST 2005
Ron Adam wrote:
> For cases where single values are desired, attribues could work.
> line = line.partition(';').head
> line = line.partition('#').head
> But it gets awkward as soon as you want more than one.
> sep, port = host.partition(':').head, host.partition(':').sep
You can do both: make partition() return a sequence with attributes,
similar to os.stat(). However, I would call the attributes "before",
"sep", and "after".
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