Still the __new__ hell ...

greg greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Tue Mar 20 07:27:43 CET 2007


Steve Holden wrote:

>  >>> basestring
> <type 'basestring'>

You're right, I'm not sure what made me think it
was a tuple. Maybe because people used to write
isinstance(x, (str, unicode)) before basestring
existed.

--
Greg



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