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exiting a while loop


On 2020-05-22, DL Neil via Python-list <python-list at python.org> wrote:
> On 23/05/20 4:31 AM, Grant Edwards wrote:
>> On 2020-05-22, Peter Otten <__peter__ at web.de> wrote:
>> 
>>> If you want to terminate the script you can use exit. However exit
>>> is a function, and you have to call it
>>>
>>> exit()
>> 
>> <pedantic>
>> 
>> Actually it's an instance of _sitebuiltins.Quitter not a function.
>> 
>> You still have to call it. ;)
>> 
>> </pedantic>


> Which definition (may) make it 'worse' (when compared with "break"):

Oh, he definitely wanted break instead of exit(), and I assume the OP
had already taken that advice.

That's why I'm claiming extra pedant points: clarifying a pointless
detail about something the OP didn't want to be using in first place
and which had already been replaced by something else.

--
Grant