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

ezio.melotti at gmail.com ezio.melotti at gmail.com
Thu Sep 27 12:30:20 CEST 2012

File Doc/library/functions.rst (right):

Doc/library/functions.rst:637: For floating point numbers, this
truncates towards zero.
On 2012/09/27 11:06:39, storchaka wrote:
> I don't know if it worth to mention specifically such details.
Floating pointer
> numbers truncated first and then __int__() method called for result.

This was already there.  I think the goal is to say that int() can be
used to "extract" the integer part and that e.g. int(3.7) will return 3,
without doing any rounding.


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