Re: python strings

Larry Wall (
Fri, 22 Apr 1994 20:08:49 GMT

In article <> writes:
: ABC, Python's predecessor, had a convention whereby a backticks in
: string literals did this (sh and Perl also have this in some of their
: quoting schemes).

Er, no. Perl doesn't do that. I'm somewhat allergic to the multiple
interpretation levels of sh.