[Python-Dev] Deprecation warning on integer shifts and such

Martin v. Loewis martin@v.loewis.de
13 Aug 2002 16:59:05 +0200

Jack Jansen <Jack.Jansen@oratrix.com> writes:

> If we have only pure signed and pure unsigned converters it would mean
> an extraordinary amount of work, but luckily it seems that that is not
> going to happen.

Now I'm confused: "l" *is* a "pure signed converter", no? I.e. it
won't accept a value above 2**31-1, right?