Moving around in a string

Mark Engle engSpideRlem at pdxThiS.edu
Sat Dec 6 15:18:00 CET 2003


Peter Otten wrote:

> Mark Engle wrote:
> > http://www.python.org/doc/current/lib/module-string.html
> > 
> 
> One caveat (only for the string module), quoting from the above
> document, but easily overlooked:
> 
> "Many of the functions provided by this module are also defined as
> methods of string and Unicode objects; see ``String Methods''
> (section 2.2.6) for more information on those." 
> 
> So whenever you're tempted to write string.somefunc(s, moreargs),
> rather use s.somefunc(moreargs).
> 
> Peter

Thank you.  Time to do some more reading.

Mark




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