Python Gotcha with Octal Numbers

Richard Steiner rsteiner at visi.com
Wed Feb 13 21:08:32 CET 2002


Here in alt.folklore.computers,
"Steve Holden" <sholden at holdenweb.com> spake unto us, saying:

>Ah me, ah my, FastRand drums.

I've never seen one, but I know of a web page.  :-)

  http://www.fourmilab.ch/documents/univac/fastrand.html

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