Guilherme Polo ggpolo at
Wed Jul 23 17:12:37 CEST 2008

On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 12:04 PM, David C. Ullrich <dullrich at> wrote:
> I've been saving data in a file with one line per field.
> Now some of the fields may become multi-line strings...
> I was about to start escaping and unescaping linefeeds
> by hand, when I realized that repr() and eval() should
> do. Hence the question: If s is a string, is repr(s)
> guaranteed not to contain line breaks?

In the sense that line breaks are quoted ? Yes, repr does that.

> --
> David C. Ullrich
> --

-- Guilherme H. Polo Goncalves

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