[Tutor] Binary/Decimal convertor

David Rock david at graniteweb.com
Fri Jan 11 23:10:07 CET 2013

```* Ghadir Ghasemi <ghasemmg01 at leedslearning.net> [2013-01-11 21:51]:
> Hi, I made a program called binary/denary convertor. Can anyone tell
> me about how I could stop the user entering a binary number with more
> than 8 numbers or 8 bit by repeating the question over and over until
> they do enter a correct binary number( 8-bit or less) Here is the
> code. I started off by entering 'len' function.
>
>     return num1 + num2
>
> num1 = int(input('please enter the first 8 bit binary number: '),2)
> if len(num1) > 8:
>     print("please enter an 8 bit binary number")
> return int(num1,2)
> num2 = int(input('please enter the second 8 bit binary number: '),2)
> print('the result is', bin(result)[2:])

It looks like the first thing you need to do is figure out how to use a
loop (eg, while loop, for loop).  I would recommend thinking about some
pseudocode to determine your program's flow and then try to build
something to accomplish that.

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David Rock
david at graniteweb.com
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