On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 5:51 AM, nick.coghlan email@example.com wrote:
http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/a3f27289ec68 changeset: 79746:a3f27289ec68 branch: 3.3
except Exception as exc:
print('%r generated an exception: %s' % (url, exc)) else:
print('%r page is %d bytes' % (url, len(future.result())))
print('%r page is %d bytes' % (url, len(data)))
I'm not suggesting this particular example be changed, but going forward should we prefer the newer str.format() approach to formatting?
I've also seen references in the docs to the "old %-style formatting," but maybe old is meant more in the sense of having been around longer than discouraged.