Python - string to hexbytes conversion - help

Jason Orendorff jason at
Wed Dec 5 23:05:13 CET 2001

"me" wrote:
> I'm a newbie to Python and I am trying to convert a string of
> decimal numbers - read from raw_input to a series of hexbytes

def convert(src):
    result = ''
    for i in range(0, len(src), 2):
        slice = src[i:i+2]
        n = int(slice, 16)
        result += chr(n)
    return result

I think this is what you want but it's hard to tell from your

Jason Orendorff

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