Python Magazine: Issue 1 Free!
wbrehaut at mcsnet.ca
Fri Oct 5 23:22:00 CEST 2007
On Thu, 04 Oct 2007 04:52:13 +0200, Bruno Desthuilliers
<bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr> wrote:
>Wayne Brehaut a écrit :
>> On Thu, 04 Oct 2007 04:12:04 +0200, Bruno Desthuilliers
>> <bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr> wrote:
>>>J. Clifford Dyer a écrit :
>>>>Well, it's also unpythonic to start numbering a sequence at 1, but
>>>>it's clearly the right thing to do in this case.
>>>As far as I'm concerned, if I had to number a magazine about
>>>programming, I'd obviously start with 0.
>> And since the "first" issue is free that would be best here too.
>>>Then it would be n°1, n°10,
>>>n°11, n°100 etc !-)
>> But probably with enough leading zeros to last the expected lifetime
>> (8 bits should about do it?) so they'd sort properly:
>> 0000 0000
>> 0000 0001
>Mmm... sort of reminds me of y2k.
Funny, I was thinking IPv4.
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