Not understanding this documentation

F.O.P. f.orndorffplunkett at
Wed Jul 22 18:45:58 CEST 2009

On Jul 22, 9:07 am, "Rhodri James" <rho... at>
> On Wed, 22 Jul 2009 15:46:09 +0100, F.O.P. <f.orndorffplunk... at>  
> wrote:
> >
> > I simply installed 3.0 on my ubuntubox brought my project from a
> > windows machine and made necessary changes to what I had used from os
> > and os.path.  I have an error at the end of this line:
> > for k in range(I):
> > and the error:
> > SyntaxError: invalid character in identifier
> > I've already declared I way above as the lenth of an array (I = len
> > (IA))
> > There shouldn't be a problem there aren't any issues with other
> > declarations identical to this.
> Could you show us slightly more of your code and the rest of the
> error message, please?  I have a suspicion that the error actually
> lies in the "necessary changes" you made.
> --
> Rhodri James *-* Wildebeest Herder to the Masses

I spoke to a friend about it and he found that I had put in a unicode
"semicolon" rather than ASCII.
I feel silly for asking a question like this but there's really no
harm done in asking.  Thank you for the quick response Rhodri!  Much

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