R.Brodie at rl.ac.uk
Fri Mar 21 18:36:21 CET 2003
"Tim Peters" <tim.one at comcast.net> wrote in message
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> > did someone extend struct module to manage not fixed lengh of
> > array.
> Doesn't seem worth the confusion or bother to me.
The p format does seem to have rather curious semantics; I would
have thought the 'least surprising' thing would be for it to take a string
and store it as a counted length string.
'B?(1)c' looks like ugly syntax though. What about *p for an implied
length byte-counted string?
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