Python 3: range objects cannot be sliced

Alan G Isaac alan.isaac at
Sun Jan 25 15:28:30 CET 2009

On 1/16/2009 3:13 PM Alan G Isaac apparently wrote:
 > It is documented:

But then again, the opposite is also documented,
since `range` is a sequence type.  Quoting:

     Sequences also support slicing ...

     Some sequences also support “extended slicing”

Is this a documentation bug, or a bug in `range`?
(I'd think the latter.)

Alan Isaac

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