New to Python - block grouping (spaces)

Marko Rauhamaa marko at
Sun Apr 19 22:41:03 CEST 2015

Michael Torrie <torriem at>:

> On 04/18/2015 01:00 AM, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
>> It would be possible to define a canonical AST storage format. Then,
>> your editor could "incarnate" the AST in the syntax of your choosing.
> As was just mentioned in another part of the thread, what you're
> describing is essentially LISP.

I don't see how that is more essentially Lisp than Python.

Lisp has a noncanonical textual representation just like Python.


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