python -c commands on windows.012 (10/21/2013 8:47:15 PM) comp.lang.python Manual says "-c
Execute the Python code in command. command can be one or more
statements separated by newlines, with significant leading whitespace as
in normal module code."
In Windows Command P... Terry
PEP8 revised: max line lengths1825 (8/1/2013 7:52:31 PM) comp.lang.python Newly revised this morning:
72 for text block (comments, triple-quoted strings)
79 for normal code
99 for code that is really more read... Terry
Explain your acronyms (RSI?)319 (7/6/2013 7:38:01 PM) comp.lang.python "rms has crippling RSI" (anonymous, as quoted by Skip).
I suspect that 'rms' = Richard M Stallman (but why lower case? to insult
him?). I 'know' that RSI = Roberts Space Industries, a game company
whose ... Terry
Building importable _tkinter on Windows046 (3/10/2013 12:41:08 AM) comp.lang.python If you have tried to build _tkinter on Windows from the cpython
repository, and have 'import tkinter' work, please share your
experience, successful or not. I and another person have both failed.
Python Speed #2236 (2/27/2013 10:24:10 PM) comp.lang.python On 2/27/2013 3:21 AM, jmfauth hijacked yet another thread:
> Some are building, some are destroying.
We are still waiting for you to help build a better 3.3+, instead of=20
trying to 'destroy' it with mos... Terry
Hitting send by mistake -- a solution038 (2/5/2013 7:41:21 PM) comp.lang.python [comment about a double post]
> He must have hit the send button too early by mistake.
I used to do that occasionally. The reason is that the default position
of [send] was on the left, under [File] and ... Terry
Understanding while...else...037 (1/22/2013 5:44:05 PM) comp.lang.python Several people have trouble understanding Python's while-else and
for-else constructs. It is actually quite simple if one starts with
if-else, which few have any trouble with.
Start with, for example
Why 'Flat is better than nested'062 (7/31/2012 9:04:44 PM) comp.lang.python >>> import this
prints 'The Zen of Python', a poem by Tim Peters that consists of python
proverbs such as "Flat is better than nested." (Others things being
equal) why? Because it is a restatement of th... Terry
Bug asking for input number56 (11/16/2013 2:15:36 AM) comp.lang.python Hi! I hope you can help me.
I'm writting a simple piece of code.
I need to keep asking for a number until it has all this specifications:
- It is a number
- It's lenght is 3
- The hundred's digit diffe... a7xrturodev(9)
Python Beginner #21811 (11/16/2013 10:25:55 PM) comp.lang.python I am called Richard m from western Africa, Cameroon. It was a pleasure for me to join this group.
I have been learning python for about 4 months now and i have already mastered alot as far as the language is... ngangsia(11)
Method chaining167 (11/22/2013 11:26:07 AM) comp.lang.python A frequently missed feature is the ability to chain method calls:
x = 
=> x now equals [3, 2, 1, 4]
This doesn't work with lists, as the methods r... comp.lang.python(3358)