[Tutor] Re: thank%s

D-Man dsh8290@rit.edu
Mon, 29 Jan 2001 11:49:30 -0500


On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 05:40:38PM -0800, Danny Yoo wrote:
[snip]

| Actually, you'd be surprised; it's a documented BUG that string
| interpolation isn't explained!
| 
| http://sourceforge.net/bugs/?func=detailbug&bug_id=121207&group_id=5470
| 
| The Python implementers forgot to explain how it works, so don't worry if
| you can't find information on this stuff.

I think that python's string interpolation is (nearly) the same as
C's.  It might be helpful to take a look at some C documentation on
printf().  Then again, if you don't know C, the docs might be a bit
too confusing.

-D