In the limited documentation on Serpent, it mentions the ability to use a str type as both input and output to a contract function. Short strings are converted to numbers and longer text uses the
Say I have this simple Serpent contract function using
def my_name_is(n): return(n)
If you call this, passing in the value
'bob', it'll return a numeric value for the str
'bob'. How would you convert the numeric value back to the str
'bob'? I've looked over many examples and can't find any that will actually work for this example.