Can Python replace TCL/Expect
jgrahn-nntq at algonet.se
Fri Oct 7 14:50:19 CEST 2005
On Thu, 06 Oct 2005 17:08:03 GMT, Cameron Laird <claird at lairds.us> wrote:
> In article <slrndkae7r.2ss.jgrahn-nntq at frailea.sa.invalid>,
> Jorgen Grahn <jgrahn-nntq at algonet.se> wrote:
>>It depends. I do not feel /that/ advanced, but I've been bitten by pexpect's
>>limitations several times in several places.
>>... which puts me in a weird position ;-) I /loathe/ the Tcl language, but I
>>have to admit that its expect functionality is far superior to Python's.
> On to more constructive matters: what are you doing about
> Pexpect's limitations? Have the maintainers responded to you
> when you write? Are you tempted to compose enhancements for
There is hobby hacking, and there is work. I've encountered pexpect during
work, and haven't had the time and energy to look into it. I hereby
apologize to the pexpect developers. Not for whining, but for not helping
// Jorgen Grahn <jgrahn@ Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu
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