executable on cross platform

Jonas Geiregat kemu at sdf-eu.org
Tue Aug 6 17:44:38 CEST 2002

python is an interpreted language
it has an interpreter for win32, unix systems, mac
so just write the python code
and people will be able to run it if python is installed
and there is a way you could make a exe file out of a python script
here's a link on how

"www.ciquery.com" <info at ciquery.com> wrote in message
news:aioo50$6q9$1 at venus.btinternet.com...
> I am researching to manage the development of a desktop app that connects
> the web and pulls some data into the app. Essentially, i would like to
> it once , for example in Python, and then compile according to the OS.For
> example, Windows 2000,MacOSX,Windows CE etc.It would then be a desktop
> executable.
> The program is straightforward , I need information about the executable
> side of things.
> The install would allow a small opportunity to install files on to the
> machine, therefore certain libraries could be installed, but they would
> to be small.
> has anyone had any experience? and could you point me in the right
> diretion - beyond just www.python.org . A tutorial would be useful

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