revenge of the python puzzle

Mark McEahern marklists at mceahern.com
Thu Sep 26 17:02:17 CEST 2002


[Michal Wallace]
> Oh well. :) I think this is just not a good way to make a
> python puzzle. 
> 
> I guess I could avoid all keywords with something like this:
> 
>    open("/dev/stdout","w").write("hello world")
> 
> and then try to make it as convoluted as possible, but then
> it's not really cross platform.
> 
> Was it obvious what it did? :)

One man's obvious is another man's enigma.  I thought it was a fine puzzle.

Another way to make it harder would be to scramble all characters.

// m




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