arbitrary long integer aritmetics
Erik Max Francis
max at alcyone.com
Thu Jul 3 00:14:48 CEST 2003
Russell Reagan wrote:
> "Fredrik Lundh" <fredrik at pythonware.com> wrote
> > >>> 2147483647 * 2147483647 * 2147483647
> > 4611686014132420609L
> > (note the trailing L).
> Oddly, I get a different answer than you. What's the problem?
Probably because he pasted in an incomplete transcript. The calculation
he shows is multiplying it twice, not three times:
>>> x = 2147483647L
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