Interactive vs IDLE

John W. Baxter jwbnews at
Thu Nov 2 17:17:54 CET 2000

In article <9IfM5.7596$Qz2.222789 at>, "Daniel Klein" 
<DanielK at> wrote:

> Just curious, with the advent of IDLE, is there any reason whatsoever to 
> use
> the 'interactive' mode anymore?

Perhaps not, in an environment in which one can use IDLE.  (I've never 
run IDLE [since I can't on most of the machines on which I drive 
Python], so I don't know its amazing benefits.)


John W. Baxter   Port Ludlow, WA USA  jwbnews at

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