Pep 238 Why new // operator (Non-integer Division)

Sheila King sheila at
Sun Mar 18 06:45:16 CET 2001

On Sun, 18 Mar 2001 03:16:03 GMT, Steve Williams <stevewilliams at> wrote
in comp.lang.python in article <3AB42890.AD9E9FF0 at>:

:           For simplicity's sake I do all my computations in the base-pi number
:system. In
:           this system pi=10.

Um, in base pi, wouldn't pi = 1   ???

Sheila King

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