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Author georg.brandl
Recipients cvrebert, georg.brandl, rhettinger, steven.daprano
Date 2015-07-19.17:13:49
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I don't recall the reason for this deliberate change (as seen from the docs change). 

I'm unable to come up with a good reason for this change now, but on the other hand I can't come up with a good reason for code churn and adding deprecationg warnings for a minor detail just as Raymond says.

Since the direction we're going is to allow leading zeros for all decimal literals in Python 4 (if it ever comes around), that's another reason for the status quo to win.
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