[Python-Dev] RE: %b format (no, really)

Eric S. Raymond esr@thyrsus.com
Fri, 8 Jun 2001 13:44:40 -0400

Greg Wilson <Greg.Wilson@baltimore.com>:
> How about a quick patch to do "%b" for int and long-int, and a
> PEP for a generic "format" module --- arbitrary radix, options
> for IEEE numbers, etc.?  Any objections?

I like it.
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