Newbie question: Tab key giving different output

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Mon Nov 28 11:06:24 CET 2005

getkaizer at wrote:

> I'm a newbie to python. I run python under Manddrake Linux 10.2 from a
> terminal.
> While in the interactive mode, i need to use the tab key to indent my
> code. However, i get a message "List all 174 possibilities? (Y/N)"
> instead of an indent. So i use spaces.
> How do i tell python to give me indents?

see section A.3, Key Bindings, in the tutorial:


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