[Python-Dev] PEP 460: allowing %d and %f and mojibake

Emile van Sebille emile at fenx.com
Sun Jan 12 20:30:45 CET 2014

On 01/12/2014 09:26 AM, Paul Moore wrote:
> Can you give an example of code that is *nearly* acceptable to you,
> which works in Python 2 and 3 today, and explain what improvements you
> would like to see to it in order to use it instead of waiting for a
> core change?

I'm not a developer, but I'm trying to understand how in v3 I accomplish 
what in v2 is easy:

len(open('chars','wb').write("".join(map (chr,range(256)))).read())

What's the v3 equivalent?


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