Any other Python flaws?

Alex Martelli aleaxit at
Fri Jun 15 13:51:01 CEST 2001

"Tony J Ibbs (Tibs)" <tony at> wrote in message
news:mailman.992601984.7190.python-list at
> The one thing I *really* hate in Python is the fact that starting a
> number with a zero suddenly magically changes its base - yuck. One thing
> we could have done with *not* keeping from the C family.

Hear, hear!  Sigh...

> quilting tradition (which may originate from the Amish) - every quilt
> should contain a deliberate mistake, since only God can create something
> perfect).

Nah, that's what print>>blah is for:-).


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