How to do this in Python...

Paul Rubin phr-n2003b at
Fri Jan 24 01:15:16 CET 2003

Chad Netzer <cnetzer at> writes:
> match = re.match(pattern, string)
> if match is not None:
>     # do something with match object
> Since if's can test for more than boolean values, and match is defined 
> to return None when it fails to match anything, not a False value.  

Can a match object ever test as false?

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