Diez B. Roggisch deets at
Thu Oct 7 01:43:45 CEST 2010

Seebs <usenet-nospam at> writes:

> On 2010-10-06, Diez B. Roggisch <deets at> wrote:
>> With an impressive amount of technological experience under his belt. So
>> I'm a bit aghast to see him struggle with this rather simple
>> problem. Thus my question...
> It does seem a bit odd.
> I mean, if I had a short time line to get something converted to Python,
> I'd probably ask for help, but then, I wouldn't take a gig where I needed to
> quickly move something into an unfamiliar language.  I'm happily puttering
> away slowly at converting a couple of things to Python to get the hang of it,
> carefully selecting things with no impending deadlines.

>From the look of it... he's just trying to get a freebie on a homework
assignment. It certainly is no commercial/useful piece of code
whatsoever... just CS-101 "read data from stdin and do stuff".


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