On 12 Jul 2002 at 16:11, Tim Peters wrote:
I've used "%20s" * 5 frequently enough in the past to do crude tables. That's not a feature I'd like to lose.
So has Guido -- he'll remember that before it's too late <wink>. Ditto "-" to switch string justification. Prediction: the $(name:optional_format) notation will win in the end.
Good. I use both a just enough that I'd really miss them, but not frequently enough to remember exactly what each modifier does what with each data type.
-- Gordon http://www.mcmillan-inc.com/