C API for str methods?

Bjorn Pettersen BPettersen at NAREX.com
Fri Aug 2 21:11:22 EDT 2002

> From: Martin v. Loewis [mailto:martin at v.loewis.de] 
> "Bjorn Pettersen" <BPettersen at NAREX.com> writes:
> > Is there a reason why methods like str.split, str.join are not 
> > accessible through a C API? (PyUnicode seems to have a lot 
> more of the 
> > functionality available through a C API although not all of them...)
> In general, everything you can do in Python is accessible 
> through the C API.
> >     lines = block.split('\n');
> That will be
>       lines = PyObject_CallMethod(block, "split", "s", "\n");

Thanks a bunch! I must have missed that function when I read the
embedding and extending manual <wink>. 

-- bjorn

More information about the Python-list mailing list