yet another indentation proposal

Alex Martelli aleax at mac.com
Mon Aug 20 17:43:51 CEST 2007


Michael Tobis <mtobis at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Aug 19, 11:51 pm, James Stroud <jstr... at mbi.ucla.edu> wrote:
> 
> > What's wrong with just saying the current indent level? I'd much rather
> > hear "indent 4" than "tab tab tab tab".
> 
> Alternatively, you might also consider writing a simple pre and
> postprocessor so that you could read and write python the way you
> would prefer

As I pointed out in another post to this thread, that's essentially what
Tools/scripts/pindent.py (part of the Python source distribution) does.
Just use and/or adapt that...


Alex



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