Learning Python on jEdit

Jarek Zgoda jzgoda at gazeta.usun.pl
Mon Feb 23 20:54:08 CET 2004

Ray <rtjoseph at ev1.net> pisze:

> I want to jump in a learn Python.  I have spent about a day looking at
> editors and IDEs and (probably prematurely) selected jEdit to work in.
>  I have downloaded Python and jEdit.  I have been going over jEdit for
> a while and can't real see how to get it to know that I am using
> Python.

jEdit detects file type by extension, so Python syntax highlighting
will not work until you save the file with py or pyw extension.

Jarek Zgoda

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