Please verify!!

Amirouche Boubekki amirouche.boubekki at
Thu Feb 23 23:22:23 CET 2012

2012/2/23 Manish Sharma <manish2aug at>

> Hi I am new to python language. On my first day, somebody told me that
> if any python script file is opened with any editor except python
> editor, the file is corrupted. Some spacing or indentation is changed
> and script stops working. I was opening the script file in Windows
> using Notepad++ but I didn't save anything and closed it. Still it was
> suggested to never open the python file in any other editor.
> Can anybody please verify this? Can opening a python script in any
> editor other than python editor corrupt the script? Did anybody ever
> face such type of issue or its just misunderstanding of the concept.

There is compatibility issue with line ending in Windows vs other OS that's
all I'm aware of.

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