How do you express an integer as a binary number with Python literals?
I was easily able to find the answer for hex:
For reference—future Python possibilities:
Starting with Python 2.6 you can express binary literals using the prefix 0b or 0B:
>>> 0b101111 47
You can also use the new bin function to get the binary representation of a number:
>>> bin(173) '0b10101101'
Development version of the documentation: What's New in Python 2.6