sorting items in a table problematic because of scientific notation

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Wed Apr 29 15:33:09 CEST 2009


    >> Thanks.  Didn't used to be that way I don't think.

    Python 1.5.2 (#0, Apr 13 1999, 10:51:12) [MSC 32 bit (Intel)] on win32
    Copyright 1991-1995 Stichting Mathematisch Centrum, Amsterdam
    >>> float('    1.23456789e+004   ')
    12345.6789

    John> :-)

Maybe string.ato[if] used to behave that way?

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