Raw strings and escaping
Matthew.Warren at Digica.com
Tue Oct 3 12:52:42 CEST 2006
I would expect this to work,
rawstring=r'some things\new things\some other things\'
But it fails as the last backslash escapes the single quote.
..although writing this I think I have solved my own problem. Is \' the
only thing escaped in a raw string so you can place ' in a raw string?
Although I thought the correct thing in that case would be;
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