[Python-ideas] Should iPython Notebook replace Idle
sturla.molden at gmail.com
Sat Jul 4 22:55:46 CEST 2015
On 04/07/15 22:16, Matthias Bussonnier wrote:
> Well they still have to install CPython to install Jupyter
> and even Python3 if they want multi-user... so I’m not sure that would
> them. (or I don’t get why you mean by screw them).
Release schedules and development would be swallowed into Python. If
they need a bugfix for Julia or R, they have to wait for the next
release of Python. There would also be Julia and R related issues in the
> One possible, simpler thing would be to ship a minimal python kernel 
> that ‘only’ requires PyZMQ.
This would require a C++ compiler. Currently we can build CPython with
just a C compiler. A language change is not a minor detail.
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