Interactive Shell?

Ben Finney bignose-hates-spam at
Mon Feb 2 03:50:21 CET 2004

On 02 Feb 2004 02:59:42 GMT, Andrew Burton wrote:
> I have fun using the interactive shell, playing with strings and
> functions.
> Which is the best was to use Python: from the interactive shell, as a
> scripting language, or as the Python.h library with C? Is the
> interactive shell there for anything beyond prototyping code?

All are useful for different things.  All are Python.  These two
together mean that you can switch between the different modes as the
need arises.

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