[Tutor] Python

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Wed Dec 3 23:33:18 CET 2014

On 03/12/14 21:02, jack jasper wrote:
> Why do I get SyntaxErrors when I type in an article like a or a colon :
> Enter an integer an gets listed as a SyntaxError
> x == 0: The colon gets flagged This is part of an if else program with  an
> x = raw_input('Enter an integer:  ') sort of statement above it.

That doesn't help, just post real code that generates the error.
And tell us which Python version and OS you are using to run it.

> I've had trouble with -> with the > being flagged.

I have no idea what you mean by that.
When do you ever use -> in Python?

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