Python and emacs

Cedric Adjih adjih-pam at
Tue Mar 27 10:50:34 CEST 2001

Don Dwiggins <dwig at> wrote:
> A semi-idle question: has anyone looked into embedding Python as an
> extension language in Emacs, alongside Elisp?  I'm toying with the idea of
> doing some Emacs enhancements/modifications, and given the choice, I'd much
> rather do them in Python.  (One such enhancement would be to add
> Pythonwin-style "intellisense" popups to python-mode.)

A proof of concept is at <>,
running Python as a separate process.
(Independantly, there are also old patches for XEmacs, to link Python
into XEmacs ; another proof of concept)

-- Cedric.

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