documentation error

Bryan Olson fakeaddress at
Sun Sep 4 22:02:10 CEST 2005

Reinhold Birkenfeld wrote:
 > tiissa wrote:
 >>bill wrote:
 >>>>From 3.2 in the Reference Manual "The Standard Type Hierarchy":
 >>>    These represent elements from the mathematical set of whole
 >>>The generally recognized definition of a 'whole number' is zero and the
 >>>positive integers.
 >>This term is ambiguous as it seems to be used for both natural numbers
 >>and signed numbers [1].
 > I cleared this up; now it reads "... set of whole numbers (positive 
and negative
 > ones)."

Consider deleting the sentence in which the Python doc tries to
define mathematical integers.


         [In Python] There are three types of integers:


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