A 'Python like' language

Peter Hickman peter at semantico.com
Mon Mar 29 10:27:06 CEST 2004

David MacQuigg wrote:
> On 26 Mar 2004 20:49:00 -0800, michele.simionato at poste.it (Michele
> Simionato) wrote:
>>David MacQuigg <dmq at gain.com> wrote in message news:<o59960pt4nirvqjea79so494rtevc6mt8e at 4ax.com>...
>>>What I found most interesting about this language is that it *doesn't
>>>use classes* !!  All objects are derived directly from other objects,
>>>some of which are "prototypes", that is, objects which were designed
>>>to be just templates to produce other objects.
>>Yes, this seemed interesting to me too. But when arrived at the sentence
>>"Prothon only allows tabs for indentation" I couldn't continue reading ;-)
> I almost had the same reaction when I first read this, but I did
> continue reading, and I'm glad.

Also if Python can drop tabs in version 3 then Prothon can correct this 
mistake very quickly and not affect a lot of existing code. Better still 
why don't we head over to Prothon and fix the tab right now.

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