Py3K idea: why not drop the colon?

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Thu Nov 9 19:31:34 CET 2006


Paul Boddie wrote:
> Steve Holden wrote:
>> Paul Boddie wrote:
>>> http://www.python.org/doc/faq/general/#why-are-colons-required-for-the-if-while-def-class-statements
>>>
>> I suppose it would be even better if that hyperlink actually took you to
>>   section 1.4.27 rather than 1.4.14 ...
> 
> I'd suggest a browser upgrade: even the old version of Konqueror I'm
> using here manages to scroll to the right place. And it isn't a Web
> site maintenance problem, either, although I did have my suspicions.
> 
YTes, IE copes with it but Firefox doesn't. Having heard a number of 
complaints about Firefox 2 I'm tempted to stick with 1.5.0.8 just a 
little longer.

regards
  Steve
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