Pydev 1.6.0 Released

Fabio Zadrozny fabiofz at
Wed Jul 21 03:09:51 CEST 2010

Hi All,

Pydev 1.6.0 has been released

Details on Pydev:
Details on its development:

Release Highlights:

* Debugger

    o Code-completion added to the debug console
    o Entries in the debug console are evaluated on a line-by-line
basis (previously an empty line was needed)
    o Threads started with thread.start_new_thread are now properly
traced in the debugger
    o Added method -- pydevd.set_pm_excepthook() -- which clients may
use to debug uncaught exceptions
    o Printing exception when unable to connect in the debugger

* General

    o Interactive console may be created using the eclipse vm (which
may be used for experimenting with Eclipse)
    o Apply patch working (Fixed NPE when opening compare editor in a dialog)
    o Added compatibility to Aptana Studio 3 (Beta) -- release from July 12th

What is PyDev?

PyDev is a plugin that enables users to use Eclipse for Python, Jython
and IronPython development -- making Eclipse a first class Python IDE
-- It comes with many goodies such as code completion, syntax
highlighting, syntax analysis, refactor, debug and many others.


Fabio Zadrozny
Software Developer


Pydev - Python Development Environment for Eclipse

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