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 2 years ago
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http://codepad.org/Wtk23m6X
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in the output field, why does it say syntax error? thanks
 2 years ago
ps0: http://codepad.org/Wtk23m6X notes? in the output field, why does it say syntax error? thanks

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maitre_kaio
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Look at the place nicely pointed by the interpreter. What the hell '>>>' is doing here ? I think you made a bad copy/paste from idle.

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it looks like someone have run code and copied it from idle and then he just pasted it there :D

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is my first time using codepad or programming or using python or anything, i highlighted the screen in IDLE after I had what I though was a good program, clicked edit, clicked copy, went to codepad, clicked paste. how else do you paste into codepad?

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@maitre, I see what it's pointing at but I have no idea how to not have that in there

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@tomas, care to tell me how to do it correctly instead of just laughing at me? lol laughing at me is cool but maybe followed or preceded by some constructive feedback would be nice, thanks

maitre_kaio
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2We are not laughing at all; because we want to help you and take time to read the questions. That said, do you understand that '>>>' is not part of your program ? If this is the case, you probably know how to erase characters in an editor ?

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you copied not code but standard output window

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I had no idea that '>>>' was not part of the program. is codepad the editor? so do i c/p from idle into codepad and then manually delete the '>>>'? ill try doing that now. im sorry I just thought tomas was having a laugh at me. you are both very helpful so I thank both of you, I just feel like a noob all the time right now, maybe a little insecure lol

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your code is only lastfirst = raw_input("What is your last name?")+" "+raw_input("What is your first name?") print lastfirst

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol ooooooh thank you that helps, i had no idea

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is that good code for the problem?

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0did you write it yourself?

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes, after reviewing almost every thread on here about it, def needed help, but no one else wrote the code like that

maitre_kaio
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2'>>>' is just the way that the IDLE shell is saying 'hey, please type something here'. It is called a prompt. And I don't know if I'm right, but now I believe that you're typing all your code in the shell. That's not very efficient because the interpreter evaluates each line you entered. Is it the case ?

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes, that is the case, and it seemed very inefficient because one small error and I had to start all over again. what is a better way?

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can write your code into file and run it python myfile.py

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't understand your directions exactly. what buttons do i click? lol im sorry :/

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0maitre_kaio will help you since i never used IDLE :D

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im not aware of being able to "write my code into" anything other than the shell with the prompts

maitre_kaio
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2In the IDLE shell window, go to menu 'File>New window'. This opens a new blank window. Type your program in the window. You can save it, using the menus. To run it, press F5.

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, i guess the code's no good :( will revise it, i definitely just learned an important piece tho, thanks

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait, how am I running the program in the new window? don't i need to input first and last names when prompted in order to see if works or not? im so confused :/

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0whenever i click f5 in new window after typing code, it switches back to the shell and it says >>>restart >>>

maitre_kaio
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Try to exit and start idle again.Sometimes it has strange behaviors. Be sure to save first.

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0BOOM!!!!! ahhhhhh sigh of relief

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you :) how can i ever repay you?

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i guess you guys aren't looking for payment, good stuff, til next time, peace

Tomas.A
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no we don't it's openstudy :P

dgo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0haha i just meant im grateful!

maitre_kaio
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2No problem, keep asking.
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