Python Prompt in DOS Window

Tim Roberts timr at
Tue Aug 20 07:29:11 CEST 2002

"Ali K" <akakakhel at> wrote:
>I would like to know how to write a script in the DOS window that opens up
>when you click on python.exe?

After you have typed a line into the interactive shell, it is gone.  You
can't save them to a file.

Perhaps you should investigate Pythonwin or Idle.  Those are GUIs that
combine an interactive shell with a full-fledged editor.
- Tim Roberts, timr at
  Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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