[Distutils] Proposed change to buildout configuration-file handling

Benji York benji at benjiyork.com
Sun Mar 6 20:46:12 CET 2011


On Sun, Mar 6, 2011 at 10:34 AM, Jim Fulton <jim at zope.com> wrote:
> An annoyance in buildout configurations, resulting from it's use of
> ConfigParser, is that configuration data lines are stripped of leading
> spaces.

+1

How should we handle the dedenting?

Would both of these assignments produce the same result? (I.e., no
leading whitespace at all):

foo =
    first line
    second line
    third line

foo = first line
    second line
    third line

-- 
Benji York


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