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Author bignose
Recipients bignose, ethan.furman, steven.daprano
Date 2016-03-06.06:26:03
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> rationale unknown

That's quite a pity. The inconsistency catches people out, and the docs do not make clear why an exception is made.

> but any number of zeroes is still unambiguously zero.

Of course. But the same is true for “0003 is unambiguously three”, yet that's invalid syntax.

I won't contest closing this report. But the above is not an explanation for the inconsistency.
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