proposed language change to int/int==float (was: PEP0238 lament)
skip at pobox.com
Tue Jul 24 19:08:30 CEST 2001
Klaus> But what is with the "best possible" multiplication?
Klaus> 99999*99999 -> integer overflow
Klaus> Why not an long integer result? (or maybe float)
Read (and comment, if you like) on PEP 237, which proposes to unify Python's
ints and longs:
I believe this PEP is still in need of a patch to the CVS repository to
support it as well.
Skip Montanaro (skip at pobox.com)
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