[Python-3000] Thoughts on new I/O library and bytecode

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Thu Feb 22 01:21:23 CET 2007

Jim Jewett wrote:

> A literal form does clear it up, though I'm not sure "b" is the right
> prefix.  (I keep wanting to read "binary" or "boolean", rather than
> "ASCII")

It means "bytes". The ASCII part is that you've
written characters in quotes after it.


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