IDE Question

Jorgen Grahn grahn+nntp at
Sun Oct 19 19:47:05 CEST 2008

On Sat, 18 Oct 2008 19:17:35 -0300, Fabio Zadrozny <fabiofz at> wrote:
[I wrote]
>> (As a side note: I don't use Eclipse myself, but I have seen novice
>> programmers editing Python code with it, and what saw wasn't
>> impressive. They *did* some kind of Python "plugin" installed, but
>> were sitting there pressing SPACE to indent every line manually.)
> Not sure which plugin they had, but I'm pretty positive that if they
> had Pydev installed they'd have auto-indent without any problems (I
> can assure you that auto-indent is a feature that received a lot of
> attention in Pydev).

Ok, then it wasn't Pydev, or a very old or misconfigured one. I didn't
know at that time whether there was decent support for Python in
Eclipse or not, so I decided whatever the problem was, it was their
problem :-)


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