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Author ncoghlan
Recipients eric.smith, francismb, ncoghlan, terry.reedy
Date 2012-02-15.08:16:51
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Agreed that this is a bug in string.Formatter rather than a new feature.

There's already a separate bug for the autonumbering problem:

And I created a new issue about unifying some of the tests:

%-style string formatting is its own thing - it doesn't share semantics or code with str.format or string.Formatter.
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