[Tutor] Is my Python install hosed?
willshattuck at gmail.com
Mon Oct 2 01:59:19 CEST 2006
On 10/1/06, John Fouhy <john at fouhy.net> wrote:
> On 02/10/06, Will Shattuck <willshattuck at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm going through the tutorial "Learning to Program" at
> > http://www.freenetpages.co.uk/hp/alan.gauld/. I reached the section
> > talking about sys.exit(). I typed it in as indicated, but I received
> > errors rather than it actually exiting the Python Shell windows
> > generated when starting IDLE. Here is the text:
> IDLE will just be catching the exception, I guess. You can do it yourself:
> >>> try:
> ... sys.exit()
> ... except SystemExit:
> ... print 'Not exiting!'
> Not exiting!
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Thanks, didn't know about the Python command prompt. Worked there. Thanks :)
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