from __future__ import print

Andrii V. Mishkovskyi mishok13 at
Thu Apr 10 20:06:03 CEST 2008

2008/4/10, samslists at <samslists at>:
> Am I the only one that thinks this would be useful?  :)
>  I'd really like to be able to use python 3.0's print statement in
>  2.x.  Is this at least being considered as an option for 2.6?  It
>  seems like it would be helpful with transitioning.

It's not only considered but have been already implemented. Enjoy. :)

Python 2.6a2+ (trunk:62269, Apr 10 2008, 20:18:42)
[GCC 4.2.3 (Ubuntu 4.2.3-2ubuntu7)] on linux2
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>>> from __future__ import print_function
>>> print "asd"
  File "<stdin>", line 1
    print "foo"
SyntaxError: invalid syntax
>>> print("foo")

> --

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