RELEASED: Python 2.3a2

A.M. Kuchling amk at
Thu Feb 20 20:46:30 CET 2003

On Thu, 20 Feb 2003 10:40:17 -0800, 
	Inyeol Lee <inyeol.lee at> wrote:
> [::-1] ?

sequence[start:stop:stride] has been legal Python syntax since 1.4beta2, but
only Numeric Python ever supported the stride argument.  2.3 changes
Python's built-in sequence types to support strides; they never did before.
Hey, at least no one will ask for a reverse method on strings any more...

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