Annoying octal notation
james.harris.1 at googlemail.com
Sun Aug 23 20:11:36 CEST 2009
On 21 Aug, 00:59, James Harris <james.harri... at googlemail.com> wrote:
> > Is there some magic to make the 2.x CPython interpreter to ignore the
> > annoying octal notation?
> > I'd really like 012 to be "12" and not "10".
> This is (IMHO) a sad hangover from C (which took it from B ...
This seemed worth writing up so I've taken the snipped comments and
posted them at
The idea is that the page can be pointed to any time the issue comes
I've also fleshed the comments out a bit.
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