Gmail eats Python

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Sun Jul 26 13:25:40 CEST 2015

On 26/07/2015 07:15, Rustom Mody wrote:
> On Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 11:05:14 AM UTC+5:30, Chris Angelico wrote:
>> On Sun, Jul 26, 2015 at 3:28 PM, Rustom Mody  wrote:
>>> JFTR: Ive been using emacs for 20+ years.  And I have the increasing feeling
>>> that my students are getting fedup with it (and me).  Used Idle for my last python
>>> course without too much grief.  If only it were an option for 25 programming languages, and org-mode and unicode/devanagari/tex input and.
>> Not sure whether you're making the point deliberately or accidentally,
>> but that's exactly why emacs is so big and heavy: "if only, if only".
>> Simpler things do less.
> Do you not use ½ dozen (at least) languages?

No, I use precisely one as it fits my purposes.

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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