New to python, can i ask for a little help?

Sam Tregar sam at tregar.com
Wed May 13 06:25:24 CEST 2009


On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 12:18 AM, warhammer1805 at gmail.com <
warhammer1805 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Python 3.0.1 (r301:69561, Feb 13 2009, 20:04:18) [MSC v.1500 32 bit
> (Intel)] on win32
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> >>> print "hello world!"
> SyntaxError: invalid syntax (<pyshell#0>, line 1)
> >>>
>
> Can anyone tell me what is wrong? I didnt expect that error....
>

Try:

  print("hello world!")

I believe Python 3 requires parenthesis for print.  Someone else can explain
why perhaps.

-sam
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