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ruiwenge2

If I had a Python repl, how can I change the language to HTML without deleting it?

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ErrorbotTHE2nd

:(

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TheDNAHero

Just add a file and put .html at the end, viola! Html is not a file. You could delete the python after that if you want to

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PixiGem

nobody -
me -
wondering why an ask post has these many comments

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JBloves27

You could make a .replit file, add the following code: run = "html {filename}.html". Just replace the {filename} with the html file name and you should be good to go.

Hope this helps!

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ruiwenge2

@JBloves27
it just says the command isn’t found

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Bluelight4251

@ruiwenge2
I'm not sure if you can do that but view this replit here. It's called 'Python but it's JavaScript' Here's the link: https://replit.com/@RayhanADev/Python-but-its-Javascript?c=79349

Hope this helps.

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JakeHu2020

I don't think replit has an option to do that

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InvisibleOne

You can jank you way around it like the other people said, but it's much better in the long run just for you to copy and paste the code into an actual HTML repl

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MadMath123

Make a new repl (HTML in this case), and copy/paste your code into the new repl.

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ruiwenge2

@MadMath123
no look at the question, i meant how to change the language of the same repl

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ch1ck3n

add a file called .replit and add language="html" to it

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ruiwenge2

@ch1ck3n
then what should I put for run?

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@ruiwenge2
replit says: run = "echo hello world"

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@ch1ck3n
if a chicken is a chicken then what is a ch1ck3n

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ch1ck3n

@Aphmeta
the chicken god

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@ch1ck3n
EPIC comeback right there

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@ch1ck3n
are u a potato or a chicken god?

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ch1ck3n
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@ch1ck3n
so ur the poch1ck3n god?

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ch1ck3n
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@ch1ck3n
oh wow I never thought I might be able to meet you! Ur so amazing! My goodness I'm talking with a GOD!!!!! oh wait
@Coder100
is the coder god. :(

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ruiwenge2
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ch1ck3n

@Aphmeta
You better savor the moment

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@ch1ck3n
gulp nervous --> silently worrying

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@ch1ck3n
@ruiwenge2
well say say I'm talking to 2 of the greatest legends on replit. wow

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ruiwenge2

@Aphmeta
wow i'm a legend???

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ch1ck3n

@Aphmeta
actually you were talking to my doge

this is me now

so you were talking to 3 gods

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ch1ck3n
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@ruiwenge2
well sort of also how did u get so many cycles dude(or girl, lady, man, boi, boy, person, human, alien, elder, for that matter)

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ruiwenge2
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@ch1ck3n
GOSH this man is insane. he should be the most popular person on Reddit

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@ch1ck3n
dude im like legit chatting so hard to grind for cycles exhausted

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@ruiwenge2
@ch1ck3n
dang this chat is so long

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ch1ck3n

@Aphmeta
isnt that a sin

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ch1ck3n

@Aphmeta
ive seen longer

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@ruiwenge2
legend in the python community with
@ch1ck3n

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@ch1ck3n
SHEESH!

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@ch1ck3n

According to Linus Torvalds:

"Long chats = great programmers." (he never said that tho)(im only making it up to comfort my sad soul)

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ch1ck3n

@Aphmeta
accordin to me:

""

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@ch1ck3n
um bye gtg

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ch1ck3n
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ruiwenge2
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codingjlu

@Aphmeta
blasphemy lol

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@codingjlu
what a cacophony of annoyingness

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codingjlu

@Aphmeta
did you use that word just to use it?

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@codingjlu
"use to use it" 🤔 is that even common sense?

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codingjlu
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@codingjlu
facepalm

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Super long answer: NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!! OK, why? Well, there is always going to be a file that the console looks for, like index.html for HTML and main.py for Python, and if it doesn't find it, it won't run.

The only way to change the file is to delete the existing ones, then add a new one in the language that you wanted, but then it will say repl died unexpectedly because it can't find the main file.

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codingjlu

Short answer: no. Long answer: noooooooooooooooo. You can't. Just copy and paste the code, or put your code on Github, clone it, and select your language from there.

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@codingjlu
I feel like I'm the only person on replit who doesn't use github sad

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codingjlu

@Aphmeta
lol there are plenty I bet

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QuantumCodes

@Aphmeta
@codingjlu
i dont have lol becauee i dont get the point of having github when i have replit

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codingjlu

@QuantumCodes
because it's gud

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QuantumCodes

@codingjlu
uhmm.. its the same as replit right? Just with better collaboration features? Anyways i dont have enough knowledge to contribute anywhere

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codingjlu

@QuantumCodes
on github you can't run code. It's famous for free storage, open source projects, and its git features.

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QuantumCodes

@codingjlu
i cant run then no use of storage,.

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codingjlu
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QuantumCodes

@codingjlu
replit has git, code saving, collabing... then i dont see any use on github

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codingjlu

@QuantumCodes
Replit doesn't have Git, nor does it have unlimited storage.

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QuantumCodes

@codingjlu
version control = git? I have in python repl.. https://replit.com/talk/learn/Replit-Git-Tutorial/23331

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codingjlu

@QuantumCodes
version control !== GIT.

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codingjlu

@QuantumCodes
also, that's replit connecting to github, so in the end it's still github

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QuantumCodes

@codingjlu
lol, but i am able to use without connecting my account..

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codingjlu

@QuantumCodes
what lol git what do you mean? I think you're not talking about git.

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QuantumCodes

@codingjlu
ok nevermind... leave this arguement. I was talking about: i am able to use version control without connecting to github

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codingjlu
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@QuantumCodes
ya me too :D

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QuantumCodes
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Bluelight4251

@Aphmeta
I don't use Github.

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@Bluelight4251
lets go! we got another anti github person

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codingjlu

@Aphmeta
anti-github?? Github is the best! You probably don't really know what Github is...

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@codingjlu
its a hosting website thingy where people share code but cant run it

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ruiwenge2
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