[Tutor] Launching a file browser
michael.hall at critterpixstudios.com
Fri Apr 1 00:14:19 CEST 2005
On Mar 31, 2005, at 12:21 AM, Max Noel wrote:
>> It's been too long since I used Python on MacOSX, but IIRC you can't
>> just run a Python GUI program from the shell. Or something like
>> that...you should ask this one on the python-mac SIG mailing list:
> You have to launch your script with pythonw, not with python.
I'm unclear on why a command like webbrowser.open() will comfortably
launch your default web browser (in my case Safari), but something as
ubiquitous to an OS as a file browser has special needs to launch.
Perhaps each application has custom written their file browser, and I'm
assuming they are each essentially doing system calls to the same
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