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Python: Trys to cast a string into int or float if possible, won't throw an error if not, just returns the string untouched.
# trys to cast strings into float or int if possible, or returns it.
def castToType(n):
n = n.replace(",", ".")
try:
num = float(n)
if "." not in n:
return int(num)
return num
except ValueError:
return n
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