[Edu-sig] The fate of vpython
davelist at mac.com
Wed Oct 11 01:35:56 CEST 2006
On Oct 10, 2006, at 6:54 PM, ajsiegel at optonline.net wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Dethe Elza
> Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2006 1:28 am
> Subject: Re: [Edu-sig] The fate of vpython
> To: davelist at mac.com
> Cc: edu-sig at python.org, John Zelle
>> Dave wrote:
>>>> Just curious, is PyOpenGL easy to install for both Mac and
>>>> Windows? I know
>>>> it's dead simple on most Linux distributions. I think it's
>>>> easy for
>>>> Windows, but have no experience at all on the Mac.
>>> Someone has made binaries for it (and a number of other Python
>>> ons) at:
>> Which makes it as easy to install on OS X as on Windows.
>> Building it
>> from source can be troublesome, but is far more tractable in my
>> experience than VPython.
> You install pyopengl on the Mac. What windowing system are you
> running it on???
It does need anything else - using glut it creates a native window on
the Mac - it doesn't require X11.
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