intern'ed strings and deepcopy()
Erik Max Francis
max at alcyone.com
Fri Apr 11 23:01:40 CEST 2003
> I can't seem to find the exact description between these two in the
> Library Reference - so am I correct in assuming that deepcopy() will
> not actually duplicate an intern'ed string?
Strings are immutable, so what good would a copy (via copy or deepcopy)
do you? You cannot possibly change an existing string object, so its
identity is unimportant.
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