[Tutor] Is there space a between "#!" and "/usr/bin/env python" ?
alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Wed May 2 03:49:29 CEST 2012
On 02/05/12 01:27, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> If it's Unix it depends on the variety, but usually no space is needed.
> As far as I know, on any Unix, Linux or other POSIX system, the presence
> or absence of a space between the #! and the path is irrelevant.
So far as I know you are right. One thing nobody has mentioned is that
the presence of a space between the # and ! will usually (always?) not
work. I have been caught out by that before...
will both work
# ! /bin/sh
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