PEP 313 - Roman numeral literals

Mike Meyer mwm at
Wed Apr 2 19:45:29 CEST 2003

Just <just at> writes:

> In article <x7y92uhzpw.fsf at>, Mike Meyer <mwm at> 
> wrote:
> >     Roman numeral literals will consist of the characters M, D, C, L,
> >     X, V and I, and only those characters.  They must be in upper
> >     case, and represent an integer with the following rules:
> I *strongly* object to the upper case requirement.

But without that requirement, you get syntax errors on otherwise
correct programs.

Mike Meyer <mwm at>
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