Irmen de Jong
irmen at -NOSPAM-REMOVETHIS-xs4all.nl
Sat Jul 5 12:57:24 CEST 2003
Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> Python uses it for actually determining the logic in your program, which
> IMHO is dangerous.
> if <something>
> <more work>
> <add numbers>
> Is <add numbers> part of the if statement, or did someone with different
> tab settings from the author make a mistake and align it accidentally?
To catch such mistakes, Python has the -tt command line option:
-t : issue warnings about inconsistent tab usage (-tt: issue errors)
There's also tabnanny.py in the standard library to check things
before executing code. I'm not sure, but I suspect that PyChecker
also checks this.
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