str() for containers

Peter Hansen peter at
Sat Jun 19 15:28:00 CEST 2004

Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk wrote:

> On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 08:41:56 -0400, John Roth wrote:
>>The only clean solution I can see is to provide a third built-in
>>that provides the "right" output when a container class needs
>>to turn an object into a string.
> What is the right thing e.g. for strings?

Exactly.  ;-)

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