slice indices (RE: More random python observations from a perl programmer)

John W. Baxter jwbaxter at
Fri Aug 20 14:28:56 EDT 1999

In article <001201beeacd$bd088500$712d2399 at tim>, "Tim Peters"
<tim_one at> wrote:

> Python's flavor of slice notation will look just as obvious and natural when
> it "clicks" for you.

My reaction to slicing being "starting from...not including" was
"OK...I'll do it that way."  It didn't (and doesn't) seem like a big deal.


John W. Baxter   Port Ludlow, WA USA  jwb at

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