[Python-Dev] splitext('.cshrc')

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Tue Mar 6 16:53:34 CET 2007

On Tue, Mar 06, 2007, Phillip J. Eby wrote:
> At 04:07 PM 3/6/2007 +0100, Martin v. L?wis wrote:
>>Ok - now I'm confused: do you consider this behavior
>>(splitext('.pythonrc') == ('', '.pythonrc')) correct
>>or not?
> I consider it correct, or at the least, don't think it should be changed, 
> as it would make the behavior more difficult to reason about and introduce 
> yet another thing to worry about when writing cross-version code.

That's my primary concern, as well.  I'm -0 WRT 2.x; +1 WRT 3.x.
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