[Tutor] 2 Different Development Invirments, IDLE &
PythonWin 2 different results
Wed Apr 2 16:47:01 2003
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At 01:21 PM 4/2/2003 -0700, Danny wrote:
> My question is I have downloaded IDLE and PythonWIn I have made this
> very simple program
>password = 'foobar'
>count = 0
>while password != 'Unicorn':
> password = raw_input('password')
> if count < 3:
> count = count + 1
> print count
> elif count == 3:
> print 'man thats a hard one'
>print 'welcome in'
>When I run this with IDLE, it works fine and exits after 3 tries. But when
>you run the same program in PythonWin, it wont exit until you get the
>password correctly why is this? Or what could I do in PythonWin to make it
>exit after 3 tries? Thanks for everyone help ahead of time.
I agree with Reggie's comments. It should run forever until you enter the
Suggested code simplification (2 lines shorter and easier to read):
password = 'foobar'
for i in range(3):
password = raw_input('password')
if password == 'Unicorn':
print 'welcome in'
print 'man thats a hard one'
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