[Tutor] a question about maxint
__peter__ at web.de
Tue Oct 2 19:17:52 CEST 2012
Katya Stolpovskaya wrote:
> I have this error:
>>>> from sys import *
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "<pyshell#4>", line 1, in <module>
> NameError: name 'maxint' is not defined
> What does it mean and how to deal with it?
You are probably using Python 3 which doesn't have sys.maxint.
How to deal with that depends on you want to do with the value -- so what
are you trying to do?
(For most applications sys.maxsize which exists in Python 2 and 3 should
work just as well)
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