Second solution in Creative category for Between Markers by Sim0000
def between_markers(text: str, begin: str, end: str) -> str:
p1, p2 = text.find(begin), text.find(end)
return text[p1>=0 and p1 + len(begin):(p2>=0)*p2 or len(text)]
if __name__ == '__main__':
print(between_markers('What is >apple<', '>', '<'))
# These "asserts" are used for self-checking and not for testing
assert between_markers('What is >apple<', '>', '<') == "apple", "One sym"
assert between_markers("My new site",
"", "") == "My new site", "HTML"
assert between_markers('No[/b] hi', '[b]', '[/b]') == 'No', 'No opened'
assert between_markers('No [b]hi', '[b]', '[/b]') == 'hi', 'No close'
assert between_markers('No hi', '[b]', '[/b]') == 'No hi', 'No markers at all'
', '>', '<') == '', 'Wrong direction'
print('Wow, you are doing pretty good. Time to check it!')
Nov. 27, 2017