python version?

holger krekel pyth at devel.trillke.net
Tue Jun 18 12:35:07 CEST 2002


George Hester wrote:
> Listen you aren't my daddy.  If you do not want to help constructively then
> please get off my boat.

that's very harsh. Peter was helping very constructively. He basically said
don't drive if you don't know what brakes, tires and a wheel are for.
And he showed you how to get into the car.

*Everybody* of us has to go through learning sessions, getting
accustomed to new stuff and finally (hopefully) understanding it. 

again-and-again-ly y'rs holger


> --
> George Hester
> _________________________________
> "Peter Hansen" <peter at engcorp.com> wrote in message
> news:3D0E8AC8.6C5C96EE at engcorp.com...
> > George Hester wrote:
> > >
> > > "Gerhard Häring" <gerhard at bigfoot.de> wrote:
> > > > You did not import the sys module.
> >
> > > Probably not.  Where do I import that from and how do it?  I am trying to
> put a
> > > script in ASP using Python as the script language to give me the version of
> > > Python that I am running when I call the ASP.  The more the script works out
> of
> > > the box the better I'll be able to catch on to this language.  Thanks.
> >
> > It sounds to me like you should probably crawl before you walk.
> > I suggest downloading the tutorial and installing Python on
> > your own machine and using it interactively from the prompt
> > before you advance to something like ASP scripting.  Your
> > responses clearly show you aren't ready to write code in an
> > environment which is doubtless going to mask from you many
> > of the errors and messages which you will encounter as you learn.
> >
> > In the above case you would be able to experiment and learn about
> > these things:
> >
> > C:\>python
> > Python 2.2.1 (#34, Apr  9 2002, 19:34:33) [MSC 32 bit (Intel)] on win32
> > >>> sys.version
> > Traceback (most recent call last):
> >   File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
> > NameError: name 'sys' is not defined
> >
> > Here's where you would pause to learn a little more about Python....
> >
> > >>> import sys
> > >>> sys.version
> > '2.2.1 (#34, Apr  9 2002, 19:34:33) [MSC 32 bit (Intel)]'
> >
> > -Peter
> 
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