Re: New User-Need-Help

Discussion in 'Python' started by Deborah Piotrowski, Feb 15, 2013.

  1. WAIT!! It works now, I just needed to save it in script.
    Thank you guys so much!!
    My best regards, Nicholas

    On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 4:21 PM, Joel Goldstick <>wrote:

    > Print needs parense in python 3
    > On Feb 15, 2013 5:48 PM, "Bob Brusa" <> wrote:
    >
    >>
    >>
    >> Am Freitag, 15. Februar 2013 schrieb Joel Goldstick :
    >>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 4:45 PM, Deborah Piotrowski <
    >>> > wrote:
    >>>
    >>>> Hi,
    >>>>
    >>>>
    >>>> I am very new to Python, I am using the e-book "Python Programming for
    >>>> the Absolute Beginner" and am starting with a simple "Game Over" Program.
    >>>> This is the code:which is extremely simple!
    >>>> print"Game Over" raw_input("\n\nPress Enter Key to exit")
    >>>>
    >>>
    >>> welcome Nicholas
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> One important thing about python is indentation is important. You have
    >>> presented your code in a way that can't be. Can you actually copy your
    >>> program and paste it into an email message. Also, Windows, Linux, Mac?
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>> That's it. It is supposed to bring up a window that says "Game Over"
    >>>> and at the bottom say "Press enter Key to exit" and when you press the
    >>>> enter key it is supposed to exit(big suprise).
    >>>> But all it does is highlight "raw_input" and says "invalid syntax" Now,
    >>>> if I just put "print "Game Over"" then it says Game Over UNDERNEATH the
    >>>> code I just printed!
    >>>> now I am following the book to the *pixel* and that is not what is
    >>>> supposed to happen!
    >>>> Please email me back as soon as you get this...(if you are not to
    >>>> busy).
    >>>>
    >>>> Thanks,Nicholas
    >>>>
    >>>> --
    >>>> http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-list
    >>>>
    >>>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> --
    >>> Joel Goldstick
    >>> http://joelgoldstick.com
    >>>

    >>
    >> Nicholas,
    >> Could it be that you use a more recent version ( e. g. 3.3) of python? I
    >> found that raw_input is indeed no longer recognized. Use input instead and
    >> your code will work - at least it did so with python 3.3 on my iPad.
    >> Bob
    >>
    >>
    >> --
    >> Von Gmail Mobile gesendet
    >>

    >



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    Nicholas J. Piotrowski
     
    Deborah Piotrowski, Feb 15, 2013
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