string: __iter__()?

mrquantum mrquantum at holon.at
Wed Oct 4 12:30:30 CEST 2006


Am Wed, 04 Oct 2006 11:59:07 +0200 schrieb mrquantum:

> Hello!
> 
> Just for curiosity i'd like to know why strings don't support the
> iteration protocoll!? Is there some deeper reason for this?
> 

Sorry, was to hasty by saying "... don't support the iteration
protocol'! Sure they do, as the iter('SomeString') function or the
construction for c in 'SomeString' show.

It's just not implemented by a __iter__ method of the string in question!



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