problem with exec

Steve Holden steve at
Sun Jul 22 19:06:53 CEST 2007

Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Sun, 22 Jul 2007 09:12:21 -0400, Steve Holden wrote:
>>> Steve Holden was playing silly games. You can't use { } for indentation.
>>> You have to use indentation.
>> I wasn't playing silly games at all, and I did prefix that part ofmy 
>> answer with "I'm afraid I don't understand this question". The OP is 
>> writing a program to "translate" a Python-like language that uses 
>> non-English keywords into Python. Since the application is transforming 
>> its input, it could transform braces into indentation. Of course 
>> *Python* doesn't use braces, but the question was how to write 
>> "pseudo-Python" without using indentation to indicate grouping.
> Then I have misunderstood you, and I apologize.
Thanks. I was hoping that was the case.

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