choice between quotes thoughts

Neil Macneale mac4-devnull at
Fri Aug 17 04:03:44 CEST 2001

Markus Schaber <markus at> wrote:
> Hi,
> Tom Good <Tom_Good1 at> schrub:
>> Joshua Marshall <jmarshal at> wrote in message
>> news:<9l12mo$m7c$1 at>...
>>> I always use '.  Holding down shift is just far too much effort.
>> My thoughts exactly.  Single quote doesn't require shifting -- it is
>> the 'automatic transmission' of string delimiters.
>> This also explains why Lists are better than Tuples: typing (1,2,3)
>> requires two shifts, typing [1,2,3] requires none.  ;-)
> Happy Americans!
> With German keyboard layout, we have to press Shift for (), " and ' as 
> we have to use the Alt-Gr-Key to get {}s and []s.
> markus

Why be confined by you country's keyboard layout...

Change your keymap to program more confortably!!!



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