len() should always return something
Diez B. Roggisch
deets at nospam.web.de
Fri Jul 24 16:51:12 CEST 2009
Mark Dickinson schrieb:
> On Jul 24, 3:11 pm, "Rhodri James" <rho... at wildebst.demon.co.uk>
>> Which doesn't make your point less valid. In fact I'd go so
>> far as to argue that what len() gives you is the number of
>> items in a container, so len(7) should return 0.
> Nah. 7 contains three bits, so len(7) should *clearly* return 3.
But it contains a minimum of 32 bits! And why are you treating ones as
special over zeros? I thought the times of BitRacism were finally over...
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