[Chicago] Python on OSX Install

Brian Ray brianhray at gmail.com
Thu Oct 11 23:55:16 CEST 2012

On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 4:26 PM, Mike Steder <steder at gmail.com> wrote:
> Do you need to compile from source or are you just not interested in
> using the Apple packaged Python?  I prefer to use a non-OS install of
> Python and lately I've been installing Python with Homebrew
> (http://mxcl.github.com/homebrew/) which simply downloads and compiles
> Python from source.  The cool thing about Homebrew is that it also
> documents the steps to compile Python so if you don't care for
> Homebrew you can read the 'formula' and follow the steps yourself.

Wait! You compile Python with Ruby, I love it  ;)

Brian Ray

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