IDLE--what are your experiences with it?

Josiah Carlson jcarlson at
Fri Oct 22 20:34:56 CEST 2004

Kevin Walzer <sw at> wrote:

> I'm looking for other peoples' viewpoints about their experiences with
> IDLE as an editor--what are its good points? What are its limitations?
> Any advice/insight is appreciated.

It is a decent editor for a handful of files at a time.  The moment you
get beyond just a few documents; your taskbar becomes cluttered with
entries.  It also doesn't have code folding, project support, ...

 - Josiah

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