Args starting w/ *?

Michael Spencer michael at
Wed Feb 11 04:43:05 CET 2004

This is a common question, but IMO it is relatively hard to find the answer
in the docs unless you know what you're looking for.

Under PythonWin, searching indexed manual, none of :
     *, **, argument, arguments, function, signature, keyword, positional
yields the answer


"fBechmann" <fBechmann at> wrote in message
news:c0bhib$4od$04$1 at
> I'm quite new to this newsgroup and I found it to be helpfull for my
> tiny problems many times so for sure I'm not the one to announce a
> leading oppinion.
> Nevertheless I think that topics on questions that could be answered w/
> a 2 min look into the great documentation are somehow overwhelming the
> newsgroup - it's just distracting.
> Too be constructive and polite:

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