Syntax error when importing a file which starts with a number

andrew cooke andrew at
Mon Mar 23 19:23:42 CET 2009

andrew cooke wrote:

ffs.  feature, not bug.  sorry.

> This is probably quite fundamental (I guess the lexer will implement it)
> so suspect it is impossible to change.  That means it is a bug, not a
> feature (and it's quite a reasonable restriction, since it reduces
> ambiguity).

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