IDLE--what are your experiences with it?
gabriel.cooper at mediapulse.com
Fri Oct 22 17:59:04 CEST 2004
Kevin Walzer 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.
When I was in windows I used Idle more often, it was just as easy to
pull up idle as it was a command line. However even then I ended up
using command line python more often than Idle since I was running my
own apps from the command line. Now that I'm on linux I never use Idle.
And either way, I only ever used the command line interpreter (or Idle)
to verify syntax before putting it into my code.
"Hm... I don't recall... is the four-year date in datetime %Y or %y?"
So I'll pull up python, get my answer, close python, continue on in my
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