PEP proposal: enhanced string functions

Dale Strickland-Clark dale at
Thu Nov 15 17:55:17 CET 2001

I don't think you can have too much string processing help.

Without it you are frequently left with character-level manipulation
and code that starts to resemble assembler in detail.

That said, you can achieve an awful lot with cunning use of re and %.
Dale Strickland-Clark
Riverhall Systems Ltd

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