Help me understand this
beej at beej.us
Tue Jan 30 21:44:49 CET 2007
On Jan 30, 1:38 am, "Diez B. Roggisch" <d... at nospam.web.de> wrote:
> Because 2. is the start of a float-literal. That isn't distinguishable for
> the parsere otherwise.
Oh, excellent! I wonder why I didn't think of that--I was too busy in
"get a field" mode it didn't even occur to me that the "." had a
different context, no matter how much more obvious.
>>> print 2.
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