[Tutor] a newbie question
Thu, 23 Aug 2001 18:50:30 -0700 (PDT)
>>> execfile("c:\\download\\practice python\\p17.py")
note the quoatation marks and two backslashes. backslash is a special character;
so, you need to use two to tell python that they are there.
hope this helps!
On Thu, 23 Aug 2001, Gino Kuo wrote:
> Hi, all
> I am learning Python as my first computer programming language. So I hope
> this question is worth your time.
> I tried to run program stored in the interpreter under window 98. Here is
> the path, C:\DownLoad\practice python\p17.py
> >>>execfile(C:\DownLoad\practice python\p17.py)
> It is a SyntexError. How do I fix it?
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