Simple string formatting question

Fredrik Lundh effbot at
Tue Mar 14 17:15:28 CET 2000

Aahz Maruch <aahz at> wrote:
> There are many ways; here's the simplest:
> print '%5.3f %5.3f %5.3f 1i' % (temp_list[0], temp_list[1],
> temp_list[2], temp_list.index(min(temp_list))+1)
> Python is smart enough to know that a comma means that the line can't
> end.  We generally recommend that you indent the continuation line.

footnote: it's not the comma, it's the open parenthesis.


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