Reply to post: Re: anything but python

Q. What's today's top language? A. Python... no, wait, Java... no, C

Richard Plinston Silver badge

Re: anything but python

> But when you have to be ridiculously careful about making sure that things end up at the correct indent level it becomes a nightmare problem.

I don't have problems with that, but then I have chosen tools, and configurations of those, that would seem to be more appropriate than the ones that you are using.

> If you have ever had to debug a problem where a thread dies due to a syntax error in a little used code path, you will totally get my annoyance.

Syntax errors are discovered during the load/compile phase so you are probably referring to something different. There is usually an exception trace produced unless you deliberately ignore exceptions.

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