Sometimes the python shell cannot recognize the presence of an attribute.

Steve Holden steve at
Wed Mar 31 01:52:25 CEST 2010

Justin Park wrote:
> Sorry, my mistake.
> The real problem is this.
> When I started working on the package, somehow all of indentations were
> made by space-bars instead of using tabs.
> But when I am implementing my own on top of it, I still use tabs to make
> indentations.
> This is causing a problem.
> I have to either conform to their style and change all my tabs to the
> space-bars making up those spaces,
> or change all indentations in the previous implementations by tabs.
> But both the previous implementations and what I am going to do are also
> so large that either way is not going to be efficient.
> What can I do in order to resolve this issue?
You might try Googling for "expandtabs". This isn't a new problem,
though I agree it can be very vexing when it's new to you ;-)

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