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> I like the python runtime model but I'm not fond of syntax that cares
> about white space and haven't had occasion to personally take it up.
Good grief! Pulling out this old saw? I have converted a *lot* of people to
Python, and I have not seen one whose surprise at forced indentation does not
deliquesce into delight or oblivion within a few hours.
The extraordinary expressiveness Python affords you overall *far* overpowers
the restrictions it imposes on white space.
DO you *really* disdain the fact that there are no obfuscated Python contests?
Uche Ogbuji Fourthought, Inc.
http://uche.ogbuji.net http://4Suite.org http://fourthought.com
Python&XML column: 2. Introducing PyXML - http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2002/09/25/p
The Past, Present and Future of Web Services 1 - http://www.webservices.org/ind
The Past, Present and Future of Web Services 2 - 'http://www.webservices.org/in
Serenity through markup - http://adtmag.com/article.asp?id=6807
Tip: Using generators for XML processing - http://www-106.ibm.com/developerwork