Python bytecode compatibility between interpreter versions

Roger Binns rogerb at
Sun Mar 21 18:50:42 CET 2004

> >    $ python
> Just like Java's CLASSPATH (and possibly inspired by it)...

Except predating Java by several years ...

>  Does it work on Windows as well?

   C:\WINDOWS> set
   C:\WINDOWS> python

> And how about .tar.gz, or .gzip files?

Nope.  The unit of transport is zip files.  You can also
point to expanded directories.


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