gah! I hate the new string syntax

Magnus Lie Hetland mlh at
Fri Mar 2 22:34:37 CET 2001

"Sean 'Shaleh' Perry" <shaleh at> wrote in message
news:mailman.983551204.27573.python-list at
> The point of all of this was 'join' especially,
> but a few of the others (it
> brother split) make for really ugly code.
> " ".split(list) is another I have seen recently.

What does *this* mean, then? (AFAIK it isn't valid
Python unless list is a character...)


  Magnus Lie Hetland

 "Reality is what refuses to disappear when you stop
  believing in it"                 -- Philip K. Dick

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