Why gives "k = 09" a syntax error ?
stef.mientki at gmail.com
Wed Oct 29 20:44:36 CET 2008
Guilherme Polo wrote:
> On 10/29/08, Stef Mientki <stef.mientki at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Why gives "k = 09" a syntax error ?
> 09 is not a valid octal number. Instead use 011.
> Ok, I guess you were not aware that prefixing a number with a '0'
> would cause python to parse it as an octal and now you know.
I didn't realize there were still people using octal notation ;-)
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