Python indentation (3 spaces)
Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> On 10/5/2018 4:48 PM, ts9564 at gmail.com wrote:
> > I am new to Python programming but have significant SQL and C experience.
> My simple question is,"Why not standardize Python indentations to 3 spaces
> instead of 4 in order to avoid potential programming errors associated
> with using "TAB" instead of 4 spaces?"
> IDLE (and other modern editors and IDEs) turns a typed TAB into a
> user-settable n spaces, where n defaults to 4 (minimum 2, maximum 16).
Other 'modern' editors? :-) I use a vile clone (hardly modern) and
that gives me every possible option of what to do when a TAB is