python adds an extra half space when reading froma string or list -- back to the question
rustompmody at gmail.com
Mon Jul 1 23:16:46 CEST 2013
On Tuesday, July 2, 2013 1:32:44 AM UTC+5:30, Dave Angel wrote:
> But what was the expected output? And who cares? The code made no
> sense, was incomplete, and the posted question was nonsensical.
Yes in this specific instance all this is probably true.
I believe however, that Joel's intent in reposting this is more global (and important) in its scope, viz:
If this list persists in the current unhealthy state which it is experiencing, authentic noob questions will get buried in mountains of bullshit.
Note: I find Joshua's answer fine given the question.
> If the OP has abandoned it, so should we.
If you were a noob-OP who asked that question and the result unfolded as it has, what would you do?
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