Implementing #define macros similar to C on python

Irmen de Jong irmen.NOSPAM at
Sat Nov 16 00:20:49 CET 2013

On 15-11-2013 3:29, JL wrote:
> One of my favorite tools in C/C++ language is the preprocessor macros.
> One example is switching certain print messages for debugging use only
> DEBUG_PRINT   print
> #else
> Is it possible to implement something similar in python? Thank you.

You could just run cpp (or gcc -E) on your python-with-macros-file to generate the final
.py file. But: yuck, eww, gross.


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