[development doc updates]
mwh at python.net
Mon Jun 17 05:34:12 EDT 2002
"John Roth" <johnroth at ameritech.net> writes:
> "Fred L. Drake" <fdrake at acm.org> wrote in message
> news:mailman.1024057266.26182.python-list at python.org...
> > The development version of the documentation has been updated:
> > http://www.python.org/dev/doc/devel/
> > Updated to reflect recent changes.
> I'm not certain I understand item 5. Extended Slices.
Where specifically? In the whatsnew document? That section isn't
> Does this mean that the standard sequence types now support
> the stride operand,
Yes. Well, at least lists, tuples, strings (both flavours), arrays.
> or that the stride operand is being depreciated and will eventually
No. Assuming you mean "deprecated" -- a common typo!.
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