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Sat Aug 23 00:52:13 CEST 2003
"Hilbert" <Hilbert at panka.com> wrote in message
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> I'm using python to output RIB streams for Renderman.
> The RIB stream is a bunch of statements which describes
> a 3d image. The Rib standard allows for blocks which we
> usually indent for better visualization for example:
> Color [1 1 1]
> Surface "constant"
> Sphere(1.0, -1.0, 1.0, 360)
> I'm using CGKit in python which has a Renderman binding,
> so to output the same RIB I'd write:
> But I get an error, because python interprets my indentation
> as a block in the python code. So the only way to write this
> is without the indentation:
> But this is a lot harder to read.
> Is there any way to use such "visual" indentation in python?
> hilbert at panka.com
What about an if statement:
I realize it's ugly, but it's easy.
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