[Python-Dev] int/long FutureWarning

Martin v. L÷wis martin@v.loewis.de
Fri, 29 Nov 2002 16:26:48 +0100

> Personally, I think there's nothing wrong with Jack & Mark
> regenerating their hex constants with a trailing 'L', even though that
> becomes redundant in 2.4.

I understand that this is Jack's primary complaint: Not that it is
impossible to do that, but he doesn't like adding the L. Whether this
objection is for aesthetic reasons, or because it is tedious to add the
L, or whether he objects for other reasons, I don't know.