How do I tell if I'm running in the PyWin interpreter?

Peter Otten __peter__ at
Sat Jan 28 04:19:49 EST 2006

Charles Krug wrote:

> Is there a way to detect that I'm running the the PyWin interpreter so
> that I can bypass its raw_input behavior?

You could test

if pywin_specific_module in sys.modules:
   # use workaraound

Or maybe you can get away with always using sys.stdin.readline() instead of
raw_input()? Look into for an example.


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