[Python-Dev] Python and the Unicode Character Database

Alexander Belopolsky alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com
Sun Nov 28 23:51:00 CET 2010

On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 5:42 PM, M.-A. Lemburg <mal at egenix.com> wrote:
> I don't see why the language spec should limit the wealth of number
> formats supported by float().

The Language Spec (whatever it is) should not, but hopefully the
Library Reference should.  If you follow
http://docs.python.org/dev/py3k/library/functions.html#float link and
the references therein, you'll end up with

digit          ::=  "0"..."9"


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