[Development] Octal IP in Version 5,1 ?

Joseph Crowell joseph.w.crowell at gmail.com
Sun Aug 18 18:35:35 CEST 2013

On 19/08/2013 02:26 AM, Giuseppe D'Angelo wrote:
> On 18 August 2013 16:59, Randolph D. <rdohm321 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I wounder who invented this nonsense, that with entering an IP Address and
>>   if there is a leading 0, it is interpreted as octal, base 8
>>   010 octal is 8 decimal
>> this means users have to enter this carefully?
>> Any idea how to make it simple like in Qt 4,8
> Sorry, but... what are you talking about? Your message lacks any context.
> Moreover, this is the ML for the development *of* Qt. Are you sure
> your message belongs to this list, instead of the "interest" list,
> which is the one for developing *with* Qt?
As a side note, why not remove all the leading zeroes. would 
read fine where wouldn't because no one passes IP 
addresses with leading zeroes.

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