int/long unification hides bugs

Andrew Dalke adalke at
Tue Oct 26 08:33:30 CEST 2004

Cliff Wells wrote:
> Then Python clearly needs a special mode so that when a person's age is
> entered large numbers are allowed, but when counting animals it throws
> an exception if the number is greater than two.

Unless of course the count is of a clean animal, in which case
the exception limit is greater than seven.

				dalke at

More information about the Python-list mailing list