Which version of python I should use if I just start programming in python?

Steven D'Aprano steve at REMOVE-THIS-cybersource.com.au
Sun Sep 13 14:37:15 CEST 2009

On Sat, 12 Sep 2009 20:25:47 -0700, Kee Nethery wrote:

> I would prefer to be in 3.x because all the inconsistencies of how you
> do things in 2.x make it harder than it needs to be to learn the
> language.
> People who have been coding in 2.x for along time don't notice how the
> syntax is wonky in places. Their fingers type the right stuff. As a
> newbie I assume that everything works the same way and I am frequently
> surprised.

What inconsistencies surprise you?


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