Joining strings versus augmented assignment
Delaney, Timothy C (Timothy)
tdelaney at avaya.com
Wed Feb 5 05:10:34 CET 2003
> From: holger krekel [mailto:pyth at devel.trillke.net]
> Delaney, Timothy C (Timothy) wrote:
> > > From: Bengt Richter [mailto:bokr at oz.net]
> > >
> > > IMO we need to keep in mind that the language is not defined
> > > by accidental
> > > details of implementation, and try to avoid leading people
> > > into believing
> > > that bad peformance for certain operations is necessarily
> > > cast in concrete.
> > Indeed. If you are using Psyco for example, string
> concatenation is converted into a list join whereever possible.
> ASFAIK this is the case with the upcoming 1.0 version but not with the
> current 0.4.1, right?
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