How to represent a sequence of raw bytes

Steven Woody narkewoody at
Mon Dec 22 10:11:18 CET 2008

On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 4:35 PM, James Mills
<prologic at> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 4:56 PM, Steven Woody <narkewoody at> wrote:
>> I thing "\x11\x22\x33" in python is not the {0x11, 0x22, 0x33} in C.
>> Since, a string in python is immutable, I can _not_ do something like:
>>  b[1] = "\x55".
>> And, how about char buf[200] in my original question?  The intension
>> is to allocate 200 undefined bytes in memory. Thanks.
> Steven, one piece of advice.
> Python is not C.
> Thank.
> cheers
> James

Ok, I will study all your advices. I think I may find my way when
doing real tasks.

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