Good IDE for Python

Thomas Guettler guettli at
Mon Jun 14 16:17:48 CEST 2004

Am Sun, 13 Jun 2004 00:46:34 -0700 schrieb Kamilche:

> I love Python, but I'm less than in love with IDLE. It's OK, but it
> really doesn't have enough capabilities.
> What I consider critical, are a popdown listing of all my functions,
> colored syntax printing, and a right-click 'definition' context menu
> that will hop you to the spot where that keyword is defined, if
> possible. Everything else I could learn to do without, but these
> features keep me hoping for a better IDE for Python.
> I'm used to the Microsoft Visual C++ debugger, and though tooltip
> variable debugging and intellisense were nice, they broke often enough
> that you couldn't rely on them anyway, so I don't really need those
> features.

I use XEmacs but it is more an editor than an IDE.

> I would also like the ability to create application 'forms' visually.
> I'm on a Windows XP machine.

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