What's wrong with this code?

Ulrich Eckhardt ulrich.eckhardt at dominolaser.com
Tue Jul 24 12:05:33 CEST 2012


Am 24.07.2012 10:24, schrieb Chris Angelico:
> On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 5:47 PM, Ulrich Eckhardt
> <ulrich.eckhardt at dominolaser.com> wrote:
>> There is one model that has helped me much understanding how Python ticks
>> and that is the model of name tags. The code "a = 1" creates an integer with
>> value 1 and attaches a tag with "a" written on it using a small piece of
>> rope.
>
> A double strand of rope, I think. If it were one strand, we'd write "a - 1". :)

Two fibers, possibly twisted.... let's call it string!

I really had to think about how to call the thing while avoiding the 
term string in order not to add to the confusion...

(:

Uli



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