[Python-Dev] PEP 259: Omit printing newline after newline
firstname.lastname@example.org (Skip Montanaro)
Tue, 12 Jun 2001 10:53:24 -0500
Tim> The notion that legions of people are using
Tim> print line
Tim> as an obscure way to get double-spacing is taking me by surprise.
Tim> Nobody on the iterators list had this objection.
I suspect that most CGI scripts that didn't use any abstraction for HTTP
responses suffer from this potential problem. I've been using one
abstraction or another for quite awhile now, but I still have a few CGI
scripts laying around that still use print to emit headers and bodies of