[Edu-sig] The fate of raw_input() in Python 3000

Ian Bicking ianb at colorstudy.com
Fri Sep 8 16:42:34 CEST 2006

kirby urner wrote:
> On 9/8/06, dblank at brynmawr.edu <dblank at brynmawr.edu> wrote:
>> :) Of course, I meant that it forces people to use those topics before
>> they want to.
>> I assume that you don't really want to dictate to other teachers the order
>> that these items are addressed, right? Just checking...
>> -Doug
> I think there's more to this picture than we're discussing here.  How
> does this removal of 'raw_input' and 'input' relate to the proposal to
> remove 'print'?  Will that capability be in sys.stdout or something?

I believe the plan isn't that print be removed, just turned into a 
builtin function, like print('x=', x)

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