print - bug or feature - concatenated format strings in a print statement

R. David Murray rdmurray at bitdance.com
Mon Mar 16 15:37:09 CET 2009


> On Mar 16, 5:00 pm, bdb112 <boyd.blackw... at gmail.com> wrote:
> > #   is the difference between
> > print(" %d,  %d, buckle my shoe" % (1,2))
> > #   and
> > print(" %d, " + " %d, buckle my shoe" % (1,2))
> > # a bug or a feature?

It is correct behavior.  On the other hand, it is one of the, well,
bugs, that is avoided by the 'format' method in 3.x.

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R. David Murray           http://www.bitdance.com




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