Python Templates

Back in 2003, I was playing around with building templates in Python by taking advantage of a combination of dictionary-based string substitution and the ability to late bind dictionary values using __getitem__.

I posted some graded examples to the Python Web SIG at the time and tonight I dug them up and formatted them into HTML with colour syntax highlighting:

UPDATE (2006-05-19): One of my Pythonista heros, Ian Bicking, suggests an alternative approach which I like a lot.

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