What is the most pythonic way to build up large strings?

cstrutton11 at gmail.com cstrutton11 at gmail.com
Sat Feb 8 11:11:55 CET 2014


On Saturday, February 8, 2014 3:13:54 AM UTC-5, Asaf Las wrote:

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> note, due to strings are immutable - for every line in sum operation 
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> above you produce new object and throw out older one. you can write 
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> one string spanned at multiple lines in very clear form. 
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> /Asaf

I think I going to rewrite this to build up a list of strings and then run a join on them at the end.  Each section can be conditionally built up with variable insertions as required.  This should be more efficient and will scale nicely as required.



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