string formatter for tuple
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Thu Nov 2 16:44:47 CET 2006
> a = (1,2,3)
> print "a = %s" %a
> But when I run this, I get:
> TypeError: not all arguments converted during string formatting
> Now I realize why this happens, a is actually 3 elements when the print
> statement is only expecting to print one value. I tried
> print "a = %s" %(a)
> but I got the same error.
> How can I print a tuple with a single string format?
You can try
print "a = %s" % str(a)
print "a = %s" % repr(a)
which should both do the trick.
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