[Tutor] Who uses input()? [was Re: question on "input"]

Nathan Pinno falcon3166 at hotmail.com
Mon Jul 18 09:20:24 CEST 2005

  Terry and all,

  I thought something like this might popup.

  I find it easier to remember and faster to code than int(raw_input()). The 
faster I can code a program, the better in my opinion. So what if it has a 
few bugs, I fix them gradually.

  Nathan Pinno
  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: "Terry Reedy" <tjreedy at udel.edu>
  To: <python-list at python.org>
  Sent: Monday, July 18, 2005 1:04 AM
  Subject: Re: Who uses input()? [was Re: question on "input"]

  > "Nathan Pinno" <falcon3166 at hotmail.com> wrote in message
  > news:BAY106-DAV7A5CF5B26D33618DCED9AC4D50 at phx.gbl...
  >>  I use input() all the time. I know many people say it ain't safe, but
  >> whose going to use it to crash their own comp? Only an insane person
  >> would,
  > This is usage Guido intended it for, not for production apps distributed 
  > world.
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