A modest indentation proposal

Chris Barker chrishbarker at home.net
Fri Nov 30 21:36:26 CET 2001

Lucio Torre wrote:
> Seriously, if coherent design is a concern to any of you, please let me
> know why a block starting colon is proper, but a block closing elemnt is
> not.

Coherent design can be a concern, but not neccessarily overriding.
Anyway, the colon can be usefull when you want to do a one liner:

if istrue: print "it's true"

Personally, I'd be happy to live without that, but it is such a small
deal that I don't care in the least.

Stop flogging the horse, it's DEAD.


Christopher Barker,
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