Please hear my plea: print without softspace

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Sat Feb 28 21:11:58 CET 2004

"Martin Bless" <mb at> wrote in message
news:4041796c.2181078 at
> Why can't we have an additional 'print' statement, that behaves
> exactly like 'print' but doesn't insert that damn blank between two
> arguments?
> What do you think?

For exact control of output, use file.write(string).
print is a convenient wrapper for casual output to stdout,
especially with the interactive console.
Or write your own wrapper for custom default formating.

Terry J. Reedy

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