PythonWin Question

Mark Hammond MarkH at
Thu Dec 28 13:34:51 CET 2000

John Q. Public wrote:

> While trying to add a journaling mechanism to python, I came across an
> odd behavior from PythonWin when I tried to override sys.stdout.  For
> both the console and IDLE versions of the interpreter, I can override
> sys.stdout, but not for PythonWin.

This is a "feature".  Quite often I found people running scripts that 
themself set sys.stdout.  This would then mess-up Pythonwin after the 
script had completed - so Pythonwin resets stdout after running a script.


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