Python's simplicity philosophy
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Fri Nov 21 01:48:14 CET 2003
On Thu, 20 Nov 2003 17:02:17 -0800, Erik Max Francis wrote:
> man uniq on GNU:
> Discard all but one of successive identical lines from
> INPUT (or standard input), writing to OUTPUT (or standard
> This says nothing about sorting.
Sadly, the 'NAME' section does:
uniq - remove duplicate lines from a sorted file
I suspect this is a source of confusion; certainly, it doesn't help.
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Ben Finney <http://bignose.squidly.org/>
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