int/long unification hides bugs

Cliff Wells clifford.wells at
Wed Oct 27 06:18:53 CEST 2004

On Tue, 2004-10-26 at 21:00 -0700, kartik wrote:
> Cliff Wells <clifford.wells at> wrote in message news:<mailman.5482.1098767004.5135.python-list at>...

> > I'm going to rewrite that last line in English so that perhaps you'll
> > catch on to what you are saying:
> thank u so much 4 your help, but i know what i'm saying without
> assistance from clowns like u. & i dont give a damn about your rules 4
> proper communciation, as long as i'm understood.

It's understood that you are completely dense, if that's what you meant.

> > What *you* need for *your* application isn't necessarily what
> > anyone else needs for theirs.
> the required range, while being different for different variables, is
> generally is less than 2**31 - & *that* can be checked by the
> language.

Do you even know what "generally" means?  Generally for *you* perhaps,
and the 3 toy programs you've written, certainly not for me.

Cliff Wells <clifford.wells at>

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