Inconsistency in Python's Comparisons
jcarlson at nospam.uci.edu
Thu Mar 18 04:45:36 CET 2004
> Not particularly. Although long and float are obviously different types, I
> suspect that most people who say that they do not expect comparisons between
> different types to work, they do expect comparisons to work consistently
> between integers and floating-point values.
That is only because floats, integers and longs all represent numbers.
It makes sense to most people to compare numbers.
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