This issue tracker has been migrated to GitHub, and is currently read-only.
For more information, see the GitHub FAQs in the Python's Developer Guide.

Author veky
Recipients abarry, barry, mrabarnett, rhettinger, serhiy.storchaka, syeberman, veky
Date 2016-12-12.05:09:27
SpamBayes Score -1.0
Marked as misclassified Yes
Message-id <>
The problem with .split is its split (pun intended) personality: it really is two functions that have separate use cases, and have different algorithms; and people think about them as separate functions. In that view, we have just fallen afoul of Guido's rule of no literal passing bool arguments. The true solution would probably be to bite the bullet and have two separate methods. After all, .splitlines is a separate method for precisely such a reason.
Date User Action Args
2016-12-12 05:09:27vekysetrecipients: + veky, barry, rhettinger, syeberman, mrabarnett, serhiy.storchaka, abarry
2016-12-12 05:09:27vekysetmessageid: <>
2016-12-12 05:09:27vekylinkissue28937 messages
2016-12-12 05:09:27vekycreate