[Python-Dev] Round Bug in Python 1.6?

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@pythonware.com
Fri, 7 Apr 2000 15:43:03 +0200

Greg wrote:
> Yeah, I know: my usual mode of operation is this:
>   >>> blah.__doc__
>   ...repr of docstring...
>   ...sound of me cursing...
>   >>> print blah.__doc__

on the other hand, I tend to do this now
and then:

>>> blah  =3D foo() # returns chunk of binary data
>>> blah

which, if you use str instead of repr, can
reprogram your terminal window in many
interesting ways...

but I think I'm +1 on this anyway.  or at
least +0.90000000000000002