[Tutor] Is IDLE prone to memory losses ?
Wed, 12 Dec 2001 13:00:30 +0200
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeff Shannon" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> This happens to me periodically in PythonWin as well, so it may not be a
specific IDLE bug, or it may be something that was borrowed from PythonWin
during the upgrade from
> 0.6 to 0.8 ;)
> the line that's displayed. For instance, I counted nine lines from the
start of your file, and that's where the "for c in range[1,6]:" line was. I
do not know why IDLE is
> displaying the wrong text for that line, though. I suspect that it's
keeping a copy of an old version in memory, and displaying from that, but
this is just a wild guess.
There : already finding someone that can repeat the experience helps a
lot. I can work around a bug while I can't around a mistake that I'd make
without being aware that I do.
> ;) Did you just add that whole loop, then save & run it and got that
Yes. Things get adjusted when I close the editing window I was using and
then reopen it.
> Perhaps this should be reported as a bug in IDLE?
To do the right thing... hmmmmm...
> Jeff Shannon
Thank you Jeff Shannon : it helped a lot.