[Python-ideas] Should bool continue to inherit from int?
steve at pearwood.info
Fri Jan 23 08:41:44 CET 2015
On Wed, Jan 21, 2015 at 06:12:13PM +0000, MRAB wrote:
> Pascal has 'ord' for getting the ordinal number from an enumerated
> type, so perhaps that could be used:
> ord(False) == 0
> ord(True) == 1
> Currently it's just the inverse of 'chr'.
In Python, that is spelled
int(False) # returns 0
int(True) # returns 1
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