dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu
Fri Oct 15 20:22:13 CEST 2004
On Fri, 15 Oct 2004, nitt wrote:
> Hi All'
> Trying to get the following, and yes,tried most everything.
Ah! The problem here is that input() actually knows nothing about the
string prompt that you're giving it. What I mean is that we could have
easily have written:
input("The first value of the p variable:")
input("Give me something to input:")
Python will print out the input, but it basically doesn't try to
understand what the prompt means. input() is not smart enough to
interpret English. *grin*
So you need to tell it to store the result of the input() into the target
variable in an explicit way. For example:
p1 = input("please enter p1")
p1 = input("p(1)=")
Does this make sense?
> print int(a) rjust(45)
> Keep getting name error,p() not defined and rjust doesn't exist.
What is rjust()? Which tutorial or documentation are you looking at?
Best of wishes to you!
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