Encapsulation, inheritance and polymorphism
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Thu Jul 19 20:20:28 CEST 2012
> If you think that people can routinely detect infinite loops, then
> perhaps you would care to tell me whether this is an infinite loop or not:
> i = 1
> while not is_perfect(i):
> i += 2
> print "odd perfect number discovered"
> where is_perfect() returns True if the integer argument is perfect, and
> False otherwise.
Sure it terminates...If you don't run out of RAM to represent the
number "i" in question, there's also this "heat death of the
universe" limit I keep hearing about ;-)
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