Code critique please

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Wed Apr 8 14:25:05 CEST 2015

On 2015-04-08 01:54, Mark Lawrence wrote:
> On 07/04/2015 23:43, kai.peters at wrote:
>> I just wrote this bit (coming from Pascal) and am wondering how seasoned
>> Python programmers would have done the same? Anything terribly non-python?
>> As always, thanks for all input.
>> import os, sys
>> from PIL import Image, ImageFont, ImageDraw
> As you've had plenty of answers I'll just say that PIL is pretty old now.  Are
> you aware of the fork called Pillow?

Pillow uses the name "PIL" for its package name too, in the interest of being 
drop-in compatible.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco

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