[Python-Dev] Sorry. No Release.
Eric S. Raymond
Mon, 3 Jul 2000 05:20:52 -0400
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Skip Montanaro wrote:
> > My guess is that -tt triggered a SyntaxError (maybe we should create an
> > IndentationError that is a subclass of SyntaxError?)
> Paul Prescod writes:
> > +1
> > That would be great for newbies!
> Yes, but the name is confusing, because it isn't raised for every
> sort of indentation error if it's only used for tab/space problems:
> still would raise SyntaxError. Should that raise an IndentationError
> as well? Or should IndentationError be named something else?
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