IDLE won't wrap lines of text

kwame.asamoah.tekyi at kwame.asamoah.tekyi at
Sat Jul 7 13:30:50 CEST 2012

i think i understand the question... see when u doing django and u have use the to respond to request in html form,,, its hard to wrap the html codes in idle.. 

On Sunday, February 20, 2011 11:54:36 PM UTC, Terry Reedy wrote:
> On 2/19/2011 6:56 PM, Richard D. Moores wrote:
> > Vista
> > Python 3.1.3
> >
> > I can't figure out how to get IDLE to wrap text pasted in from, say, a
> > newspaper article. Usually, a each paragraph will appear as one long
> > unwrapped line, with no way to read the whole line, because no
> > horizontal bar is created. I haven't found anything about this in
> > either the options or the help.
> The IDLE editor was designed for writing Python code, not general text. 
> It is expected that you will limit line lengths to what can be seen on 
> your screen.
> -- 
> Terry Jan Reedy

More information about the Python-list mailing list