Using Red Hat 8.0 and IDLE

Tom Bryan tbryan at python.net
Mon Jan 6 06:37:07 CET 2003


Thomas Pichler wrote:

> Is there a way to start IDLE under Red Hat 8.0 without always typing
> [user]$ /usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages/idle/idle.py ? 

Did you try the obvious?
[user]$ idle

In earlier versions of Red Hat, python-tools contained idle and a shell 
script at /usr/bin/idle to start it up.  

As I see, you're using python2.2, the correct command may actually be 
idle2

---Tom





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