Python one-liner??

Paddy paddy3118 at
Sat Aug 23 06:07:45 CEST 2008

On Aug 22, 10:03 pm, Matimus <mccre... at> wrote:
> > Do we have python one-liner like perl one-liner 'perl -e'??
> The answer is python -c...
> but python -h is useful too.
> Matt

And Python is not optimised for one-liner solutions.
I have been known to construct multi-line -c arguments using
the bash shell on Unix (as bash supports multi-line quotes),
but creating and then deleting a temporary file saves me from
'quoting hell'.

- Paddy.

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