Confusing automated translators.

Michael Hudson mwh at python.net
Tue Jul 15 17:52:11 CEST 2003


Francois Pinard <pinard at iro.umontreal.ca> writes:

> [John J. Lee]
> 
> > Alan Kennedy <alanmk at hotmail.com> writes:
> 
> > > I'd love to hear of other similar phrases.  And somehow I intuit
> > > there's people in this ng who know lots of them :-)
> 
> > There are so many...
> 
> Automated translators which ignore punctuation are pretty fragile, too.

Oh, if we're allowed to play punctuation games, I like:

  I travelled on[,] my face towards home.

Cheers,
mwh

-- 
  Like most people, I don't always agree with the BDFL (especially
  when he wants to change things I've just written about in very 
  large books), ... 
         -- Mark Lutz, http://python.oreilly.com/news/python_0501.html




More information about the Python-list mailing list