Hey, I'm new to python so don't judge.
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Tue Jan 3 05:27:10 EST 2017
On 01/03/2017 04:27 PM, Callum Robinson wrote:
> On Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 1:17:11 PM UTC+13, Chris Angelico wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 4, 2017 at 11:03 AM, Erik <python at lucidity.plus.com> wrote:
>>> I doubt it's getting that far (I can see at least one syntax error in the
>>> code pasted).
>> True true. In any case, the point is to copy and paste the error
>> message. Callum, please, copy and paste it.
> I'm sorry if I'm doing something wrong but all that is happening is when i
try to run it a popup says Invalid syntax
Exactly HOW are you running this?
If you are getting a popup, I suspect you are using an on-line version in a
browser. To get the
proper Python error messages (called Tracebacks) you MUST run the program in a
terminal on your
own computer. These tracebacks are VERY informative (once you get used to
And these tracebacks are what WE need to see to help you.
You DO have Python installed, don't you?
-=- Larry -=-
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