Python for Windows CE 3.0

Gerhard Häring gerhard.nospam at bigfoot.de
Sun Jul 1 00:48:16 CEST 2001


On Sat, 30 Jun 2001 21:38:44 +0100, Tom wright wrote:
>Guys n Gals,
>
>I have an Compaq Ipaq hand held running Windows CE 3.0  Does any one know of
>any ports of python to it ?

Yes, I have an iPAQ, too. On Windows CE, there is no Python port. Somebody
announced he's planning to work o a port, and if it's ready, we'll most
certainly find an announcement in comp.lang.python. To make the port really
useful, there needs to be decent UI and ActiveX support. And that's the
difficult part.

If you want a decent programming language for the iPAQ now, you can downlaod a
Personal Java Beta for Windows CE 3.0 from Sun's Early Access pages.

Gerhard
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