New to Python - block grouping (spaces)

Marko Rauhamaa marko at
Sat Apr 18 08:53:33 CEST 2015

Michael Torrie <torriem at>:

> There was a version of Python (compatible at a bytecode level) that did
> implement braces for blocks.  It was called pythonb, but it is now
> defunct, understandably for lack of interest.


   LW: Sure. I'd probably write the program something like this:

       while(@line = Sys::Stdin->readline()):
           continue_next if $line[0] =eq= "#":
           print @line;


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