[Q] how to use IDLE in linux

Stephane SOPPERA soppers3 at cti.ecp.fr
Fri Dec 28 22:46:53 EST 2001

Young-Jin Lee wrote:

> Hi, I have problem using IDLE in Linux. I installed Python 2.2 and tried to
> launch IDLE, but it didn't work.

What's your linux distribution?
If you have a Debian Woody, you should installed also the pack idle-Python2.2
and idle.
That's not a part of the standard python package.

Anyway, to run idle, you should use 'idle-python2.2' command or something like
this instead of just 'idle'.

Stephane SOPPERA

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