[Python-Dev] PEP 460 reboot
breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Jan 14 22:17:02 CET 2014
On 14/01/2014 20:54, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 14, 2014 at 12:13 PM, Ethan Furman <ethan at stoneleaf.us> wrote:
>> In Py2, because '%15s' can actually take 17 characters, I have to use '%15s'
>> % data_value[:15] everywhere.
> Wow. I thought there would be some combination using %.15s but I can't
> get that to work. :-(
I believe you wanted this.
>>> b = '%15.15s' % a
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