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Based on the examples, I presume xrange(x) is every integer up to but not including x. ie 1..^$x in Perl 6, don't recall if that's the Perl 5 syntax or not.



> Based on the examples, I presume xrange(x) is every integer up to but not including x

Yes. That makes my Python example incorrect(should be xrange(2, num + 1))

> 1..^$x in Perl 6, don't recall if that's the Perl 5 syntax or not.

Perl 5 doesn have 1..^$x. I have always used 1..($n - 1) where I needed it - don't know if there is a better alternative.

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> Yes. That makes my Python example incorrect(should be xrange(2, num + 1))

Or just xrange(num) and then, as in my original code, output *= num + 1. :-)

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> Or just xrange(num) and then, as in my original code, output *= num + 1. :-)

HN ate your asterisk(it uses asterisk to mark italics), or something wrong with my chrome app for HN. In your post, I saw:

    def Factorial(x): output = 1 for i in xrange(x): output = (i + 1) return output

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