[Tutor] Convert String to Int
bgailer at gmail.com
Mon Jan 19 03:59:04 CET 2009
Ian Egland wrote:
> 'Allo All.
> I know that, should you want to get an int from the user, you use
> int(input("Question!")). However, what if the user wasn't that savvy
> and didn't realize he/she HAD to enter a number? Program crash. Is
> there a way that I can get the input as a string, check and see if
> it's convertible to an integer, convert it if it is and ask them to
> try again if it's not?
a = raw_input("Enter an integer:")
# process input
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