Program Error Help - Python 3.1

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Fri Mar 31 19:33:35 EDT 2017

On 3/31/2017 7:12 PM, 2019.cavanaughc at wrote:
> Hello I've been coding for about 1 or 2 months

If at all possible, start with 3.6, not 3.1.

> and i have encountered a problem with a 'while' statement.

You should assume that your code is buggy.  That is true even of experts.

 > It keeps looping even when the statement is false,


> here is the code.
> while answer8 != ("1") or answer8 != ("2"):

which is always True.

Terry Jan Reedy

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