Splitting text at whitespace but keeping the whitespace in the returned list

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Sun Jan 24 18:36:33 CET 2010


MRAB,

"MRAB" <python at mrabarnett.plus.com> wrote:
> >>> import re
> >>> re.split(r'(\s+)', "Hello world!")
> ['Hello', ' ', 'world!']

That was exactly (EXACTLY!) the solution I was looking for.

Thank you!
Malcolm



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