[Edu-sig] Python error messages

Jeffrey Kunce kuncej@mail.conservation.state.mo.us
Tue, 15 Feb 2000 13:01:51 -0600

>Anyway, the biggest problem the students seem to have when programming on
>their own, is to find their programming errors (bugs).=20

Simply rewriting the error messages would be an incomplete solution.
The programming environment should really help the programmer pinpoint
the error's location and its context. In other words, I think a a good =
debugger would be useful.