Why """, not '''?

MartinRinehart at gmail.com MartinRinehart at gmail.com
Wed Mar 5 17:40:15 CET 2008

D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> Where did you see that?  The only place I saw it was the style guide
> and it was only talking about docstrings.

PEP 8 and 257, and you're right, they are both about docstrings.

Also, I'd never seen an example of the triple apostrophe form until I
into the formal syntax specification.

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