Completely INNOCENT Indentation question

Darren Kirby bulliver at badcomputer.no-ip.com
Wed Oct 13 15:51:53 CEST 2004


quoth the valued customer:
> Is there a way in python to indicate that you want your
> "base level of indentation" to be four spaces instead of
> zero?
>
> As far as I know now, the only way is by introducing some
> sort of language statement, for example:
>
> if (1):
>     ### begin python script
>     foo = 1
>     bar = 2
>     print foo
>     print bar
>
> Is there a way to accomplish this without introducing
> the "throwaway if statement" ??

def main():
    #python script here

if __name__ == '__main__':
    main()

Will that work for ya?

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