[Python-Dev] Fun with whitespace

Jack Jansen Jack.Jansen at cwi.nl
Wed Jul 21 16:18:34 CEST 2004

On 21-jul-04, at 13:56, Michael Chermside wrote:

> Kurt writes:
>> Alternatively, PS2 could be four spaces (or do you all prefer the
>> dots?)  and indents could be four spaces.  It seems that cut/paste
>> would work if the reindent first magically replaced '^>>> ' (and
>> '^...') with ''.
> Michael Hudson replies:
>> Is it possible to have copy/paste see the text w/o prompts?
> I agree. After all, I often paste my code into someplace OTHER than

But it makes a difference where you're pasting it: in an editor window 
(where you don't want the >>>) or in an email message (where you 
probably do want the >>>).
Jack Jansen, <Jack.Jansen at cwi.nl>, http://www.cwi.nl/~jack
If I can't dance I don't want to be part of your revolution -- Emma 

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