[Python-Dev] Sorry. No Release.

Paul Prescod paul@prescod.net
Mon, 03 Jul 2000 11:24:41 -0500

"Fred L. Drake, Jr." wrote:
> ...
>   (Just adding IndentationError for -tt isn't hard, I have a
> preliminary patch for that now.  Adding it for the case above looks
> harder.)

I think that in a perfect world, IndentationError would apply to both of
them. Maybe TabError would be a subclass of IndentationError. You could
set up the hierarchy that way without actually implementing the code
that recognizes "ordinary" indentation errors.
 Paul Prescod - Not encumbered by corporate consensus
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