Python critical mass /turning point

Erik Price erikprice at
Wed Sep 4 10:37:32 EDT 2002

On Wednesday, September 4, 2002, at 10:17  AM, Anthony_Barker wrote:

> 1. Interpreter Available on every desktop/server
> Perl has this on the server
> Java had this in the browser space
> Solution(s)
> Parrot/Perl6 integration - the if python is included
> with the perl interpreter it would be everywhere
> Lobby Sun & IBM to include Python on their Unix CDs
> Lobby Microsoft to get added to their resource kit
> Other options are already available such as freeze....

At least it's shipping by default on Mac OS X now (as of 10.2).

Unfortunately readline wasn't compiled in.


Erik Price

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