New to Python

Thomas Krüger thomas.krueger at
Tue Sep 21 22:06:41 CEST 2004

w wrote:

> excuse my ignorance.  I cannot get this simple program to calculate
> the formula.
> The error message is unsupported operand type(s) str.  I know the data
> that I'm reading from the file is a string but I cannot convert it to
> a float or int.

x = int(y)
x = float(y)


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