[docs] simplify int() signature docs (issue 16036)

ezio.melotti at gmail.com ezio.melotti at gmail.com
Mon Oct 1 04:44:37 CEST 2012


http://bugs.python.org/review/16036/diff/6079/Doc/library/functions.rst
File Doc/library/functions.rst (right):

http://bugs.python.org/review/16036/diff/6079/Doc/library/functions.rst#newcode636
Doc/library/functions.rst:636: arguments are given.  If *x* is a number,
return :meth:`x.__int__()
On 2012/10/01 01:45:03, cvrebert wrote:
> How is "number-ness" determined? Are we just assuming anything with an
__int__()
> method is a number for purposes of explanation?

Yes.

http://bugs.python.org/review/16036/diff/6079/Doc/library/functions.rst#newcode650
Doc/library/functions.rst:650: ``int('010')`` is, as well as
``int('010', 8)``.
On 2012/10/01 01:45:03, cvrebert wrote:
> Shouldn't we mention somewhere that this raises ValueError and
TypeError?

This paragraph might be rephrased a bit.

http://bugs.python.org/review/16036/


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