Python-by-example - new online guide to Python Standard Library
tjreedy at udel.edu
Wed Apr 2 19:12:57 CEST 2008
"AK" <andrei.avk at gmail.com> wrote in message
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|| I'll be glad to hear comments/suggestions/etc:
Using - as the example/return delimiter does not work.
If you do not want to substantially lengthen the document by going to
then use Python's a comment symbol.
sqrt(9) # 3
sqrt(9) # returns 3 (but I think I prefer the first)
which clearly is not an arithmetic expression and which can be
cut-and-pasted into the interactive interpreter. This also works nicely
for invalid examples.
sqrt(-9) # raises ValueError
Terry Jan Reedy
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