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How to set printing width for 'print' function?

asked 2015-03-12 06:51:58 -0500

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print 'X' * 140

Shows 2 actual lines with wrap simbol:

XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX\
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

I have screen wide enough to handle 140 character so I woul like to have the string intact and see it as one string. How to set printing width to a custom value?

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answered 2015-03-12 10:15:53 -0500

If you are working in the Sage Notebook, you can click on the left of the output to cycle between line-wrapped output, non-line-wrapped output, and hidden output. Otherwise, tell us more about your setup.

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That's a good word, I did forget about this, and maybe it needs to be more widely mentioned.

kcrisman gravatar imagekcrisman ( 2015-03-12 15:17:24 -0500 )edit

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