Very elementary help in using Python on Windows 98

Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams ignacio at
Fri Sep 7 17:44:47 CEST 2001

On Sat, 8 Sep 2001, Jeff Melvaine wrote:

> I have begun to experiment with Python on Win98 on my personal laptop.  When
> I set up a script and double click the icon to run it, I get a window
> (presumably some kind of debugging console)which lasts for a few seconds,
> flashes a message and dies instantly so I can't read it.  There is evidently
> a problem in my script somewhere, but how can I get the window to hang
> around long enough to see what it is?

Try opening a DOS window and running your scripts from there.

Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams  <ignacio at>

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