PyWart: Language missing maximum constant of numeric types!

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Fri Feb 24 14:55:17 CET 2012

On 24/02/2012 13:37, Rick Johnson wrote:
> I get sick and tired of doing this!!!
> if maxlength == UNLIMITED:
>      allow_passage()
> elif len(string)>  maxlength:
>      deny_passage()
> What Python needs is some constant that can be compared to ANY numeric
> type and that constant will ALWAYS be larger!

Do you want to test for something that is larger than infinity?


Mark Lawrence.

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