Try Python update

Mike Meyer mwm at mired.org
Thu Jan 5 20:12:15 CET 2006


Steven Bethard <steven.bethard at gmail.com> writes:
> Mike Meyer wrote:
>> The url is http://www.mired.org/home/mwm/try_python/. Reports of
>> problems would appreciated.
> You're probably already aware of this, but the online help utility
> doesn't work.  It exits before you can type anything into it:

Actually, I'd say the interactive help utility doesn't work. As long
as you don't use it interactively, it works fine. You can do
help(int) (for instance) and so on.

And yes, I know about this. It's listed in "Known Problems". Anything
that tries to read from standard input  will fail. I'm thinking about
fixes, but  it's not a high-priority item at the moment.

       Thanks  for the report.
       <mike
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