Formatting a column's value output

alex23 wuwei23 at
Sun Jan 27 00:29:54 CET 2013

On Jan 27, 8:18 am, Chris Angelico <ros... at> wrote:
> 1) Trim your quotes. I can't be bothered doing your trimming for you,
> so I'm now under-quoting.
> 2) Quit using Google Groups, or manually fix its brain-dead double-spacing.
> 3) Look into Python's formatting options and see how to solve your own
> problem. You'll probably want to use .format() rather than %.
> 4) Look into HTML entity escaping and do not publish anything to the
> web until you understand why what you had before was dangerous.

5) Please stop writing code for his _commercial web hosting service_
for free.

Notice that his next question is to ask you to modify your solution to
provide _exactly_ what he wants. He has no interest in learning Python.

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