[docs] [issue18031] The Python Tutorial says % string formatting will be removed

Carlos Nepomuceno report at bugs.python.org
Wed May 22 07:58:22 CEST 2013


New submission from Carlos Nepomuceno:

It[1] says:
"Since str.format() is quite new, a lot of Python code still uses the % operator. However, because this old style of formatting will eventually be removed from the language, str.format() should generally be used."

[1] http://docs.python.org/2/tutorial/inputoutput.html#old-string-formatting

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assignee: docs at python
components: Documentation
messages: 189791
nosy: Carlos.Nepomuceno, docs at python
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: The Python Tutorial says % string formatting will be removed
versions: Python 2.7

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