[Idle-dev] IDLE command line
Kurt B. Kaiser
kbk at shore.net
Sat Sep 25 07:21:00 CEST 2004
"Gene" <ceti at nmt.edu> writes:
> I'm trying to run programs in the window titled "Python (command line)"
> I can import python modules but not my programs.
> How do I cd?
However, it doesn't sound like you are using IDLE.
You appear to be using Windows. The IDLE python interpreter shell
window is titled, "Tk Python Shell" on my W2K box.
The (non-IDLE) python interpreter window is titled, "Python (command line)"
>From the 'Start' menu, navigate to Programs / Python 2.3 and click the
IDLE (Python GUI) icon. This should start up IDLE and display the
Python Shell window, which is a python interpreter running inside
You can then load your program with File / Open, edit as desired, and
run it by hitting F5. It's easier than using the bare interpreter.
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