I come to praise .join, not to bury it...

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Thu Mar 8 01:19:07 CET 2001

"Steve Williams" <stevewilliams at wwc.com> wrote in message
news:3AA6B157.2B62BFA5 at wwc.com...
> > Continuing on into the darkness:
> ten = +.join(1,2,3,4)
> and
> sixfactorial = *.join(range(1,7))

We already have reduce and operator.x for these.

join:string::reduce:number -- almost

I believe that ''.join(str_list) == reduce(operator.add, str_list).

TJ Reedy

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