Author pitrou
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Date 2013-01-23.19:02:44
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> They do have some rather odd behavior when passed to the builtin
> though:
> 
> >>> bytes(10)
> b'\x00\x00\x00\x00\x00\x00\x00\x00\x00\x00'
> 
> It would be much more convenient for me if bytes(int) returned the
> ASCIIfication of that int; but honestly, even an error would be better
> than this behavior.  (If I wanted this behavior - which I never have -
> I'd rather it be a classmethod, invoked like "bytes.zeroes(n)".)

I would agree with you, but it's probably too late to change...
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