Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Tue Oct 21 07:43:51 CEST 2008

Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Mon, 20 Oct 2008 14:25:17 -0400, Terry Reedy wrote:
>> If I type *hypothetical* code for a post, *I* have to
>> type all the spaces, and I often use 2 per indent level.  If I type in
>> IDLE, *it* adds the spaces (4 per indent) automatically.
> But of course you would never post code without testing it first, right? 
> That would an Abomination Unto Nuggan.
> *wink*

I have learned at least three times to either test or specify 
*untested*, except when testing is impossible, as when discussing 
unimplemented syntax or answering questions based on unposted input.  I 
have learned much from posting *tested* code snippets.

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