On Tue, Feb 4, 2020, 6:35 PM Guido van Rossum <guido@python.org> wrote:
Maybe I meant "Socratic question." I was hoping you would realize there's no way (short of parsing the source code) to know how many zeros were entered as the second argument, hence that the proposal has a flaw.

I don't deserve your kindness!

Sorry for the lame suggestion, kids.