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Author dhgmgn
Recipients dhgmgn, docs@python, ezio.melotti, r.david.murray, serhiy.storchaka, steven.daprano, vrutsky
Date 2012-11-02.09:11:56
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I agree this is unclear - If Match object always have a boolean value of True, it actually prevents me from using simple if statement - what's the point of "if True:" statement? - so the remark that matching functions do not always return match objects has some value. I've submitted a patch.
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