Too much builtins (was Re: Python's simplicity philosophy

Georgy Pruss see_signature__ at
Tue Nov 18 06:59:36 CET 2003

Maybe, it's worth to have str(x,8) and str(x,16) instead of oct(x) and hex(x)
and make str() a true inverse function to int()?
a='a=;print a[:2]+chr(39)+a+chr(39)+a[2:]';print a[:2]+chr(39)+a+chr(39)+a[2:]

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