Pythonwin 139 BUG/oddity

Mark Hammond MarkH at
Fri Jun 1 05:28:38 CEST 2001

Robin Becker wrote:

> I get this at startup for some reason. But not every time. Seems that if
> I delete the .pyc files it happens.
> PythonWin 2.1 (#15, Apr 16 2001, 18:25:49) [MSC 32 bit (Intel)] on
> win32.Portions Copyright 1994-2001 Mark Hammond (MarkH at
> - see 'Help/About PythonWin' for further copyright information.
>>>>C:\Python\Pythonwin\pywin\framework\ SyntaxWarning: name
> 'get_input_line' is assigned to before global declaration

It can safely be ignored.  The "problem" is that I used a "global" 
statement in the top-level scope, and the new warnings framework deigns 
this worthy of complaint.

A fix has already been checked in, and will appear in the next release.


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