IDLE problem :-(

Steven Bethard steven.bethard at
Sat Dec 25 18:45:02 CET 2004

Ishwor wrote:
> I don't know if this has been a problem with other people using IDLE
> but when i press the home key then the cursor jumps to the beginning
> of the line and not after the prompt. If google prints the right
> indentation then here how i want the IDLE prompt to work ->
>  |>>> |(r,b,g).__class__
>  ^      ^
>  ^      ^-----> want cursor here instead.
> cursor
> goes
> here
> Any work around??

If you're on windows, you can try PythonWin instead.  The first time you 
hit home, the cursor will go your second |.  If you then hit home again, 
the cursor will go to your first |.


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