Case-insensitive string compare?

Maric Michaud maric at
Mon Sep 15 14:42:43 CEST 2008

Le Friday 05 September 2008 19:36:56 Fredrik Lundh, vous avez écrit :
> Maric Michaud wrote:
> > I suspect you are coming to conclusions a bit quickly, without taking the
> > pain of understanding the whole discussion.
> I'm pretty sure I was the first one to post an answer in this thread,
> and I understand Python design and performance issues very well, thank you.

What is that ? Some sort of arguments ? If it matters, I know who you are and 
I don't try to compare my understanding of python with yours.

> (but given your talk about "the cost of whitespace" in a response to a
> comment about performance in that other subthread, 

It's silly that you continue to fight on unrelated arguments, I've already 
said that I misunderstood the OP's requirements and the proposed solution. 

> it's obvious that 
> you're just here to provide noise.  plonk plonk.)

I don't think you should make those assumptions, in your words, there are too 
much dumb or malevolent peoples on this list for it to be that "obvious".

Nevertheless, I don't really see why I should explain myself for being here 
and trying to bring a (little, not like yours, of course) contribution.


Maric Michaud

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