[Pythonmac-SIG] New Page, first proposal
bob at redivi.com
Thu Feb 9 03:06:31 CET 2006
On Feb 8, 2006, at 5:42 PM, Bill Janssen wrote:
>> But we're not. I never use the Terminal with Python. I use WingIDE
>> (can't recommend to beginners because it uses X11). Why should Mac-
>> type beginners have a *less* friendly interface than that?
> Because it doesn't come with the system.
Nothing relevant comes with the system except for Terminal and
>> I don't think you're completely entering into the beginner's mindset
>> -- I mean in particular the beginner who is used to the Mac,
> Do these people still exist? This sounds like a 2001-2002 point, back
> when most existing Mac users were used to System 7/8/9.
Of course they exist. Used to the Mac is used to the Mac, whether or
not UNIX happens to be living underneath these days.
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