Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Mon Jan 23 14:41:04 CST 2006
Ville Vainio wrote:
> On 1/23/06, Fernando Perez <Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu> wrote:
> (regarding %paste for pasting code even when autoindent is on)
>>This is not a bad idea at all. You could even provide the sentinel if you
>>wanted to change it, with a default like '--':
> I'm not sure how useful it would be, because -- at the start of line
> isn't a very useful python statement in the first place.
What if it's in the middle of a triple-quoted string?
hi, this is something
and now, here's more..."""
The current paste would truncate this in the middle, since it's not tokenizing
the input to know that you are inside a string.
That's why a configurable sentinel is a good idea.
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