Converting a string to an array?

Tim Peters tim.peters at
Fri Jan 13 15:20:54 EST 2006

[Bryan Olson]
> ...
> For sorting, we had the procedure 'sort', then added the pure
> function 'sorted'. We had a 'reverse' procedure, and wisely
> added the 'reversed' function.
> Hmmm... what we could we possible do about 'shuffle'?

'permuted' is the obvious answer, but that would leave us open to more
charges of hifalutin elitism, so the user-friendly and slightly risque
'jiggled' it is.

sorry-it-can't-be-'shuffled'-we-ran-out-of-'f's-ly y'rs  - tim

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