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On 31-08-2011 11:45:27 +0200, Burcin Erocal wrote:
> I didn't have time to test the patch myself, since we already have a
> report of it not working, here is a justification for my patch...
> AFAICT, the original error message indicates that more arguments are
> provided to % than there are place holders in the string. The +
> operator has lower precedence than %, so the string is not concatenated
> with the part on the previous line. Note that the string in the error
> message has 3 place holders only, the fourth should come from the line
> above. I added parenthesis around the string addition to fix the
> precedence problem.
Aha. That explains. Now I understand why the fix fixes it as well.
I'll apply it ASAP. Thanks a lot!
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