Easy "here documents" ??

Jim Hill jimhill at swcp.com
Mon Dec 20 06:59:55 CET 2004

John Roth wrote:

[Here docs]
>I'm not sure why you'd want to do this, though.
>It seems like it would be mostly useful in a style
>of programming that's quite foreign to the way
>Python wants to be programmed.

I'm going to try some of the suggestions that others have floated but I
think you've really tumbled to the core of my situation: Trying to take
a Korn shell script and convert it as closely to line-for-line into
Python as possible is Just Dumb.

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