Const in python?

Mel Wilson mwilson at the-wire.com
Wed Mar 26 17:04:02 CET 2003


In article <b5qoep$2a7sgm$1 at ID-169208.news.dfncis.de>,
"Greg Ewing (using news.cis.dfn.de)" <me at privacy.net> wrote:
>Lulu of the Lotus-Eaters wrote:
>> Brueck
>> does a great job of explaining exactly why capitalized contstants aid
>> comprehension.
>>[ ... ]
>I was wondering the other day why this convention
>somehow seems "right" to me. Rationally, it ought to
>seem distracting as Dave Brueck suggests, but somehow
>it doesn't.

   In computer fonts I've looked at the numeric digits
usually seem to be more 'upper-case' than 'lower-case' in
size.

        Regards.        Mel.




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