[Tutor] A Stuborn Tab Problem in IDLE

Wayne Watson sierra_mtnview at sbcglobal.net
Mon Feb 15 01:58:56 CET 2010

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On 2/14/2010 2:51 PM, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Mon, 15 Feb 2010 09:19:35 am Wayne Watson wrote:
>> When I use F5 to execute a py program in IDLE, Win7, I get a tab
>> error on an indented else. I've selected all and untabifed with 4
>> spaces several times, and get the same problem. I've tried re-typing
>> the line with zero results. What next? I had been modifying the
>> program repeatedly over several hours, and executing it without any
>> trouble like this.
> Can you copy and paste the exact error message displayed?

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news." -- Steven Pinker (and other sources) Why is this true, but yet 
the media says otherwise? The media knows very well how to manipulate us 
(see limbic, emotion, $$). -- WTW

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