rafi at free.fr
Thu Aug 25 22:15:11 CEST 2005
Reinhold Birkenfeld wrote:
>>> exec(eval("'a%s=%s' % (count, value)"))
>>why using the eval?
>>exec ('a%s=%s' % (count, value))
>>should be fine
> And this demonstrates why exec as a statement was a mistake ;)
> It actually is
> exec 'a%s=%s' % (count, value)
In the meantime another question I cannot find an answer to: any idea
why does eval() consider '=' as a syntax error?
>>> eval ('a=1')
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
File "<string>", line 1
SyntaxError: invalid syntax
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