[Python-Dev] PYTHON3PATH

Ben Finney ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Sat Jan 16 23:41:03 CET 2010

Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai at in-nomine.org> writes:

> -On [20100113 22:13], Ralf Schmitt (ralf at brainbot.com) wrote:
> >hehe. tab completion:
> With bpython and ipython available, why would you even want to stick
> to the 'plain old' interactive interpreter?

Because those optional extras are not always available, whereas the
standard interactive interpreter is always available with CPython

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