[Python-3000-checkins] r66993 - python/branches/py3k/Doc/c-api/arg.rst

benjamin.peterson python-3000-checkins at python.org
Tue Oct 21 23:10:07 CEST 2008


Author: benjamin.peterson
Date: Tue Oct 21 23:10:07 2008
New Revision: 66993

Log:
document 'y(#)' format codes for Py_BuildValue

Modified:
   python/branches/py3k/Doc/c-api/arg.rst

Modified: python/branches/py3k/Doc/c-api/arg.rst
==============================================================================
--- python/branches/py3k/Doc/c-api/arg.rst	(original)
+++ python/branches/py3k/Doc/c-api/arg.rst	Tue Oct 21 23:10:07 2008
@@ -424,6 +424,14 @@
       Convert a C string and its length to a Python object.  If the C string pointer
       is *NULL*, the length is ignored and ``None`` is returned.
 
+   ``y`` (bytes) [char \*, int]
+      This converts a C string to a Python :func:`bytes` object.  If the C
+      string pointer is *NULL*, ``None`` is returned.
+
+   ``y#`` (bytes) [char \*, int]
+      This converts a C string and its lengths to a Python object.  If the C
+      string pointer is *NULL*, ``None`` is returned.
+
    ``z`` (string or ``None``) [char \*]
       Same as ``s``.
 


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