On Wed, 2002-07-10 at 11:28, ts wrote:

>  Your string as len == 1

yes, quite. that's the only way to get split to not convert to a regular
expression, and thus see the difference between the two.

On Wed, 2002-07-10 at 11:28, ts wrote:
> >>>>> "T" == Tom Sawyer <transami / transami.net> writes:
> 
> T> how is this possible? split is around 4x times faster with a string, but
> T> index is 4x as slow?
> 
>  Your string as len == 1
> 
> 
> Guy Decoux
> 
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